LATEST: 53 new cases of virus in Dublin
There vast majority of the new Covid-19 cases confirmed this evening are in Dublin.
The National Public Health Emergency Team (NPHET) has confirmed 53 out of the 89 new cases of the virus are in the capital.
One more person has died after contracting Covid-19, bringing the overall death toll as a result of the virus to 1,777.
There is now a total of 29,114 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.