The family of Paddy Reilly has asked Carlow to pray for him as he battles Covid-19, says Carlow TD, Jennifer Murnane O'Connor.
In a post on Facebook, she said: "I have been asked to seek help in our community. I know we can come together for this as we all stay apart this weekend.
"The family of Paddy Reilly have asked us to pray for him as he battles Coronavirus, is in critical condition and on a breathing machine."
Paddy, 57, is a Kilcullen native but has been living in Carlow for years.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.