75 covid related deaths and further 1,318 cases confirmed

The total number of cases of Covid-19 in the Republic has passed 200,000 for the first time.

It's after another 1,318 cases and 75 additional deaths were reported this evening.

36 cases have been reported in Donegal.

The 14 day incidence rate of the virus in the county currently stands at 338 cases per 100,000 of the population.

There are 188 people in ICU with the virus - the lowest in nearly three weeks.