27 new cases of Covid-19 are being reported locally this evening.
Kilkenny is the third-worst hit county in the entire country, with 22 new cases.
It’s beaten only by Dublin and Donegal, which have 76 and 27 new cases respectively.
Meanwhile, Carlow has recorded 5 new cases among the 242 that have been confirmed nationwide this evening.
There have been no new Covid-related deaths in the past 24 hours.