Latest update on coronavirus (Covid-19)

Date published: 15 March 2020

As of 2pm on Sunday 15 March, testing has resulted in 11 new positive cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Northern Ireland to 45.

Latest update on coronavirus (Covid-19)
Latest update on coronavirus (Covid-19)

People with mild symptoms - new persistent cough and/or fever - should stay at home and self-isolate for seven days. They will not require testing.

Protocols on case reporting are being updated. Further information will be provided shortly.

Notes to editors: 

1. Detailed information and advice on coronavirus is available from the Public Health Agency

2. Media queries to DoH Information Office on 028 90 520575, or out of hours contact the Duty Press Officer on 028 9037 8110.

3. Follow us on Twitter @healthdpt

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