There have been no further Covid-related deaths reported by the Department of Health in Northern Ireland today (Tuesday).
That’s according to the official dashboard, where the overall total number of deaths recorded by the Department stands at 2,154.
The Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council area accounts for 285 deaths overall. Newry, Mourne and Down District accounts for 167 deaths while Mid-Ulster has registered 206 deaths.
There were a further 81 – up 27 on Monday’s total – positive cases reported in the last 24 hours with nine in Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon. There were 12 – behind only Belfast in Newry, Mourne and Down while Mid-Ulster District recorded seven.
A total of 2,155 individuals were tested.
There are 15 – one less than Monday– people in hospitals across Northern Ireland as a result of the virus, none of whom are in an intensive care unit.
There remains just one Covid patient in the Southern Trust area.
There are currently 15 ICU beds available in Northern Ireland.
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