New Covid cases climb to 3,689

New Covid cases climb to 3,689

New cases of the coronavirus rose on Monday, along with intubations, health authorities announced.

The number of new Covid infections for the 24-hour period ending 3 p.m. Monday was 3,689 from 2,831 on Sunday. There were also 85 deaths, down from 91 the day before, and 670 patients on ventilators, up from 662 on Sunday.

A total of 97.428 PCR and rapid test were conducted in the past 24 hours, with the positivity rate at 3.78% from 1,26% the previous day. 

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