Coronavirus Northern Ireland: 6 more deaths takes NI total to 140

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Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Another six people who tested positive for Covid-19 in Northern Ireland have died in the last 24 hours.

The total of deaths in the country has now risen to 140.



Newry, Mourne and Down now has 127 confirmed Covid-19 cases.

In the last 24 hours, the Public Health Agency said 577 tests have been carried out.

Out of those 577 people tested, 121 people tested positive.



13,672 people in Northern Ireland have now been tested for the virus.

The total number of positive cases in Northern Ireland now stands at 2,088 people.

Belfast has now 649 confirmed cases.



The Lisburn and Castlereagh area has 221 confirmed cases and Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon has 220 cases.


Keep up to date with all the latest Northern Ireland Coronavirus / Covid-19 news HERE


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