84 MORE PINOYS ABROAD SICK WITH COVID-19 BRINGING THE TOTAL NUMBER OF INFECTIONS TO MORE THAN 12,500
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) reported that the number of Filipinos abroad who have contracted COVID-19 rose to 12,530 on Wednesdayas 84 new cases were recorded.
The DFA reported 2 new recoveries and 1 new fatality among those infected.
The number of those being treated abroad for the disease is at 3,597, as 8,071 of those infected have recovered, while 862 have died.
Those undergoing treatment were broken down as follows by region: 764 in the Asia Pacific, 366 in Europe, 2,404 in the Middle East and Africa, and 63 in the Americas.
In the Philippines, COVID-19 has so far sickened 452,988 people, including 8,833 deaths, 419,282 recoveries, and 24,873 active cases.