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Coronavirus: CMO Says Vaccine For Children Is A Positive Step

There are 118 people in ICU with the virus.

4152 cases of Covid 19 have been confirmed by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

543  patients are hospitalised, of which 118 are in ICU.

There has been a total of 5,788 deaths related to COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.

Commenting on the figures the Chief Medical Officer Dr. Tony Holohan said the announcement that a COVID-19 vaccine will soon be available to children is a significant positive step.

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