Head of HSE Expects Continual Rise in COVID Cases
The Head of the HSE has said he expects COVID case numbers to continue to rise in the immediate future.
It comes as the Department of Health confirmed a five month high in case numbers yesterday
783 new infections were reported and the Delta variant now accounts for 80% of the cases reported here.
Paul Reid says says he’s very concerned about how the forthcoming easing of restriction in the UK on July 19th will affect the spread of the variant here.