New cases recorded in Covid-19 free counties
Coronavirus infections in areas that appeared to have ‘crushed the curve’ raise fears of a second wave as travel restrictions are lifted
A number of counties that appeared to be succeeding at “crushing the Covid-19 curve” in the past month have started recording cases again.
Sligo, which had gone 31 days without a new case of Covid-19, recorded one new case last week. A similar trend can be seen in other counties which had recorded long periods without a new infection.
Kerry, for example, had achieved 30 days without a new case before reporting two new...
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