240 more COVID-19 cases and one further death

240 more people have tested positive for COVID-19, and one more patient with the virus has died.

The death toll in the Republic is now 1,789.

Almost half of today’s cases, 119, are in Dublin.

There were 19 in Wicklow, 17 in Kildare, 16 in Donegal, 15 in Waterford and ten in Limerick; the remaining 43 cases are spread across 15 other counties.

The county-by-county breakdown is correct up to midnight on Tuesday, and shows the total number of confirmed cases in Kerry now stands at 362.