Some 430 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Ireland today, including more than 50 in Cork, according to the latest figures.
There have been no new deaths.
Fifty-four of the new cases have been detected in Cork, the second highest number of new cases in Ireland.
Meanwhile, 212 cases are in Dublin, 23 in Donegal, 23 in Galway, 16 in Louth, 15 in Monaghan, 12 in Clare, 12 in Meath, nine in Cavan, eight in Roscommon, seven in Wicklow, six in Limerick, five in Kildare, five in Tipperary with the remaining 23 cases spread across nine counties.
Yesterday, 36 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Cork.
Earlier this week, acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn said a move to Level Three restrictions is not “inevitable”, adding that individuals' actions can stop the spread of the virus and the need for more stringent measures.