South Korea’s new virus cases bounced back to above 60 on Monday as imported cases and cluster infections in large cities continued to rise, Yonhap news agency reported.
The country added 62 cases, including 19 local infections, raising the total caseload to 13,479, according to Yonhap quoting the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC).
The tally marked a sharp rise from 44 new cases reported on Sunday and 35 on Saturday. It marked the highest jump since the number of daily virus cases hit 63 on Wednesday.
There were no additional deaths reported and the death toll remained at 289.