Covid-19: One further death in the North

A SINGLE death related to Covid-19 has been reported in the North by the Department of Health (DoH) in its latest daily update, while three more people have tested positive for the virus.

The DoH has now recorded a total of 544 fatalities across the North so far during the pandemic.

Between June 17 and 18, a total of 812 individuals were tested for coronavirus, with three confirmed as positive.


There are currently a total of 31 Covid-19 inpatients in hospitals across Northern Ireland, with two of these being treated in Intensive Care Units (ICUs).

The local statistics also reveal that there are active coronavirus outbreaks in 49 care homes around the North.

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