The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Arkansas reached 165 on Sunday, up from 118 on Saturday.

“This is the largest increase but it’s reflected also by the fact that we’ve had our largest number of tests done,” Gov. Asa Hutchinson said in his daily briefing on Sunday.

Status Update as of March 22, 2020, 12:45 pm
Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in Arkansas 165
Arkansas Department of Health Lab positive test results 84
Commercial lab positive test results 81
Persons Under Investigation (PUI) 119
Persons being monitored by ADH with daily check-in and guidance because of an identified risk 517
Past PUIs with negative test results 711
Arkansas Department of Health Lab negative test results 419
Commercial Lab negative test results 292

Watch Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s daily briefing:

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