By Q Radio News
A further five coronavirus related deaths have been recorded in Northern Ireland in the past 24 hours.
The total since the pandemic began is now 2,048.
281 new cases of the virus have been recorded here in the past 24 hours.
This is after 1,963 individuals were tested in the past day.
COVID-19 UPDATE— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) February 25, 2021
📍5 Covid related deaths in NI in the past 24 hours
📍This brings the death toll to 2,048
📍281 new cases from 1,963 individuals tested in past 24 hours pic.twitter.com/Dtm7prFRrw
There are now 341 people being treated for coronavirus in local hospitals, with 44 in intensive care.