Causeway still lowest coronavirus cases in NI

Twelve more people die with total number of confirmed cases now 904

Causeway still lowest coronavirus cases in NI
By Damian Mullan


By Damian Mullan


THE Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council area continues to have the lowest number of coronavirus cases across Northern Ireland.

Causeway has 21 confirmed cases, two less than the next lowest council area, Mid-Ulster, with 23.

Inevitably, Belfast boasts the largest number of confirmed cases with 272, with Lisburn and Castlereagh next with 109.

In total, the total number of confirmned cases across the province stands at 904.

It has also been announced that 12 more people have died in Northern Ireland since Thursday, meaning 48 people have lost their lives since the pandemic started.

In the Republic of Ireland, 52 men and 19 women are known to have lost their lives.

Meanwhile, late on Friday afternoon, Crumlin based Randox Laboratories confirmed that tests would become available in Northern Ireland.

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