The number of cases being treated in ICU is down one to 60.
The Department of Health has confirmed 1,706 new cases of Covid-19 up to midnight on Saturday.
In a tweet on Sunday the department said there are 347 people being treated for the disease in hospital, up 23 on Saturday. The number of cases being treated in ICU is down one to 60.
As of midnight, Saturday 28th August, we are reporting 1,706* confirmed cases of #COVID19.— Department of Health (@roinnslainte) August 29, 2021
As of 8am today, 347 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 60 are in ICU.
In Northern Ireland, 1,225 positive cases of Covid-19 and nine deaths have been reported in the previous 24 hours.
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