Minister for Health Simon Harris TD has been informed of a confirmed case of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in Ireland.
Minister Harris has notified the Taoiseach Leo Varadkar TD.
Speaking today, Minister Harris said:
The general public is advised to follow advice from the HSE and the Health Protection Surveillance Centre to protect their health.
Any person concerned that they may have symptoms of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) should immediately isolate themselves from others and contact their GP by phone.