The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) on Monday announced that 561 new positive cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed throughout the state of Indiana.
That brought the number of identified coronavirus cases throughout the state to 62,907 in total, since ISDH recorded Indiana's first positive case of coronavirus on March 6, 2020.
ISDH also reported three new COVID-19 deaths on Monday - bringing the total number of Hoosiers known to have died of COVID-19 to date to 2,709, since Indiana's first coronavirus death was recorded by ISDH on March 15.
So far, 707,791 Indiana residents have been tested for COVID-19, showing a statewide positivity rate of 8.9%.
As of Monday in Indiana, masks became mandatory under Governor Holcomb's Executive Order, which was issued due to an increase in the state's COVID-19 positivity rate, among other reasons.