It brings the whole dying toll to 1,443 because the onset of the pandemic.
One other 1,442 instances of the virus have been additionally confirmed on Saturday.
In whole there have been 87,588 optimistic instances because the starting of the pandemic.
It comes because the well being service comes below extreme strain, with hospitals at full capability and most cancers surgical procedure among the many operations cancelled in Belfast.
There have been 674 folks with Covid-19 in hospitals throughout Northern Eire on Saturday, together with 47 in ICU.
Hospital mattress occupancy now stands at 97% with 19 ICU beds obtainable.
Northern Eire’s seven-day incidence price is now at 600 instances per 100,000.
Newry, Mourne and Down has the best price within the Provinceat 858 instances per 100,000 of the inhabitants, adopted by Mid Ulster at 798.5 and Armagh Metropolis, Banbridge and Craigavon at 794.2.
Friday noticed lockdown restrictions stopping folks from leaving residence except it’s important launched in Northern Eire.
Folks may be ordered to return to their houses by police as a part of measures agreed by Stormont ministers. Tighter guidelines round motion will stay in place till February 6 however will probably be reviewed later this month.
The nation can even require incoming travellers to undertake pre-departure testing for Covid-19, Well being Minister Robin Swann mentioned on Friday.