Monday update from ISDH reflects eight additional deaths, 354 new cases

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State health officials say 354 more Indiana residents have been diagnosed with COVID-19, and an additional eight people have died from the disease.

The Indiana State Department of Health reported Monday the total number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus is now 31,715, after corrections to Sunday’s total. A total of 1,832 Indiana residents have died.

A total of 226,251 tests have been reported to the state health department to date, with a positive test rate of 14%. That includes testing conducted by the state, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and private laboratories.

The state is reporting Kosciusko County with 86 cases, an increase of 18 since Friday.