South Korea reported 3-hundred-86 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday marking the highest tally in nearly three months.
The fourth straight daythe figure stays above the 3-hundred mark.
3-hundred-61 were locally transmitted, with the majority coming from the greater capital area.
The total number now stands at over 30,400.
Two more deaths reported, raising the total to 5-hundred-3.
Amid the latest spike fuelled by cluster infections, authorities mull raising social distancing level to two.