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Taoiseach Hopes To Lift Some Restrictions By May 5th

The Taoiseach says he hopes to be able to announce the lifting of some of the Covid-19 restrictions...
Kim Buckley
Kim Buckley

7:21 AM - 22 Apr 2020



Taoiseach Hopes To Lift Some R...

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Taoiseach Hopes To Lift Some Restrictions By May 5th

Kim Buckley
Kim Buckley

7:21 AM - 22 Apr 2020



The Taoiseach says he hopes to be able to announce the lifting of some of the Covid-19 restrictions by May 5th.

Leo Varadkar says a plan's being prepared that'll set out step-by-step how the economy and society will reopen.

He says the aim's to focus on areas with the most benefit to society but the least risk.

He says a plan's currently being drawn up on how to do that but will be dependent on the rate of the virus, hospital capacity and testing and contact tracing.

Speaking on RTE last night, the Taoiseach says the details are still being finalised:

 

 



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