222 cases of Covid-19 confirmed across NI in last 24 hours

Two-hundred and twenty-two people have tested positive for coronavirus in the last twenty-four hours.

It's the biggest daily increase since March.

The latest Department of Health statistics also revealed over nine-hundred people have contracted the virus in the last week.

575

Covid-19 deaths in Northern Ireland.

On Friday it was confirmed there had been two more coronavirus deaths in Northern Ireland.

Twenty-one people who tested positive were reported to be in hospital, with four in intensive care and three on ventilators.


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