The quantity of people that have died after testing constructive for coronavirus in Northern Eire has risen to 505 after another dying was reported by the Division of Well being.
The division additionally reported an extra 41 instances of confirmed Covid-19, bringing the whole variety of constructive instances in Northern Eire to 4,545.
The variety of folks examined for the virus during the last 24 hours was 1,183.
It comes because the First and Deputy First Ministers have written an open letter to the general public to thank them for his or her sacrifices all through the well being pandemic.
The letter was revealed in Northern Eire’s each day newspapers on Saturday.
DUP chief Arlene Foster and Sinn Fein’s Michelle O’Neill acknowledged that the general public’s actions has diminished the an infection fee in Northern Eire.
They stated: “You’ve gotten been dwelling with very difficult restrictions in your lifestyle for a lot of weeks now as we battle in opposition to coronavirus.
“By following the measures which might be in place your actions have diminished the an infection fee right here and numerous lives have been saved.
“Thanks for the half you have got performed and the non-public circumstances you have got made for the great of your loved ones, the well being service and our complete group.
“We at the moment are able the place we will start to slowly and thoroughly loosen up a number of the restrictions.
“As we hold working collectively to save lots of lives, our contribution continues to be vital. We ask you to maintain following the principles which might be in place at every stage as we transfer out of lockdown.
“The easy recommendation on handwashing and social distancing continues to be important in our battle in opposition to coronavirus.
“The higher all of us comply with public well being recommendation, the earlier all of us get by means of this, collectively.”
The letter listed a variety of permitted actions that individuals dwelling in Northern Eire can now do.
These embrace assembly up with teams of as much as six folks open air, participating in sure outside actions together with tennis, golf and angling, or visiting a spot of worship for particular person prayer.
Quite a few retail retailers, together with gardening centres, and recycling centres are additionally open throughout the province.
Another actions like drive-in cinemas, church companies and reside music or theatre performances are additionally permitted, offered folks keep inside their vehicles with members of their very own family.