Some 24 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Kildare today, out of a national total of 582. No further deaths have been reported from the virus.
As of 8am today, 345 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 83 are in ICU. 24 additional hospitalisations have occurred in the past 24 hours.
As of March 15, 620,580 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland: 455,182 people have received their first dose and 165,398 people have received their second dose.