Israel's Health Ministry announced that there have been 88 new cases of coronavirus so far as of 5 p.m. Monday, the highest daily number seen in months.

The figure is nearly double the 48 cases recorded on Sunday.

The last time more than 80 cases were recorded in a single day was April 29, when 94 cases were identified, according to data from the Ministry of Health. 

The final daily figure is likely to be even higher.... Read More: i24