The number of cases for Covid-19 that are being recorded in Ireland hasn’t reached these heights since the pandemic reached the shores of this nation. The number of cases seen between Northern Ireland & Republic Ireland was 2,294. Deaths were recorded at 26, marking the highest figure to date. The National Public Health Emergency Team for the Ireland Republic announced additional 1,129 infections for Covid-19. Deaths sustained were lower than their Northern Brothers at six. The North recorded twenty dead from Covid-19, with infection numbers being smaller at 998. Some of these infections & deaths were related to the newest coronavirus strain seen in the United Kingdom, Denmark, and Canada.
The Chief Medical Officer for Northern Ireland discussed the conditions surrounding both nations outbreaks, mentioning that growing infections is becoming increasingly concerning. Both countries have experienced thousands of cases within 48 Hours. Doctor Tony Holohan clarifies that outbreaks are the fault of government leaders that permitted restrictions to be lowered before the holidays. The onslaught of retail shoppers enabled high percentages of Covid-19 to return across the Republic of Ireland & Northern Ireland.
Doctor Holohan anticipates that the second wave will sustain longer lockdowns than the first, with transmission percentages listed at seventy for the latest strain. Multiple nations worldwide are experiencing similar fallouts after easing restrictions, with the United States having the worst outbreaks. More than 500+ thousand have been infected across America over 72 Hours. Ireland is unlikely to reach that height, with outbreaks of that nature likely destroying both nations inside of days.
Continue to Social Distance
Positivity is being evoked by Doctor Tony Holohan, who emphasised that Pfizer’s Covid-19 Vaccine has arrived in Ireland & within months a large percentage of the population will become vaccinated. That’s why Doctor Holohan continues to promote social distancing & civilians to remain indoors at home. Refusal to commit behind the restrictions will further nation-wide outbreaks & cause continued deaths for elderly civilians.