The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Arkansas rose Monday by 645, bringing the cumlulative number of confirmed cases since the pandemic began to 50,028, Gov. Asa Hutchinson reported at his daily Covid-19 update.

Statewide, the number of deaths attributed to the virus increased by 11, to 555, while the number of Arkansans hospitalized with covid-19 fell by six to 508. There were 7,343 active cases statewide and 42,139 have recovered, according to Arkansas Secretary of Health Dr. Jose Romero.

Cases in Southeast Arkansas:

Ashley County
Total Postive: 330
Active Positive: 91
Recovered: 234
Deaths: 5

Bradley County
Total Postive: 204
Active Positive: 78
Recovered: 122
Deaths: 4

Chicot County
Total Positive: 739
Active Positive: 386
Recovered: 345
Deaths: 8

Cleveland County
Total Postive: 102
Active Positive: 36
Recovered: 64
Deaths: 2

Desha County
Total Positive: 197
Active Positive: 58
Recovered: 137
Deaths: 2

Drew County
Total Positive: 209
Active Positive: 53
Recovered: 153
Deaths: 3

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