There are 1,453 new cases of Covid-19 bringing the total number of cases in the state to at least 139,945, Gov. Phil Murphy announced at a press conference.
There were 59 new deaths reported bringing the total to 9,310 total deaths in the state, according to Murphy.
“We are seeing real progress in declining positivity rates,” Murphy said.
Murphy stressed that deaths reported on Mondays tend to be lower after a weekend.