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One coronavirus death and 402 new cases nationally

249,838 positive cases have been confirmed to date

ONE additional death and 402 more cases of Covid-19 were confirmed by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre this Sunday but no details of the specific number of positive tests returned in each county have been made available.

There have now been 4,906 deaths of people with coronavirus in Ireland with 249,838 confirmed cases.

Early this morning 127 Covid -19 patients were in hospital with 41 in intensive care. There have been six additional hospital admissions due to the disease in the past 24 hours

From Tuesday next all construction work can restart and people who work outdoors can also return.