first_img Pinterest Daily fatalities imminent here due to virus – Tanaiste Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter Google+ AudioHomepage BannerNews By News Highland – March 16, 2020 The Tanaiste’s warning at some point the coronavirus pandemic will mean fatalities on a daily basis in Ireland.Two people have so far died from Covid-19 in the Republic, out of 169 cases.Schools, creches, bars and pubs are all closed in an effort to minimise its spread.Efforts to test potential cases are also increasing from today, with the rollout of a new online system for GPs.The government’s also to introduce new measures allowing affected employees to be paid a jobseeker’s rate, with employers able to claim the payment back at a later date.Tanaiste Simon Coveney says Covid-19 is a serious illness for the thousands in our society and they must be protected:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/jigfhfthgfhgfhmmytheatre-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th center_img Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Google+ Previous articleNew measures to improve parking problems at An GriananNext articleCalls on ESB to shelve planned work & outages during crisis News Highland WhatsApp Facebook Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img read more