PH RECORDS 1,135 NEW COVID-19 CASES BRINGING THE TOTAL NUMBER OF INFECTIONS TO MORE THAN 41,000
The Philippines’ coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) tally reached 451,839 on Tuesday after the Department of Health (DOH) announced 1,135 new infections as 13 laboratories failed to submit reports on time.
Rizal recorded the highest number of new cases at 117, followed by Bulacan with 84, Quezon City with 71, Isabela with 39, and Laguna with 38.
The total number of recoveries also rose to 418,867 after 173 more patients recovered from the respiratory disease, while the death toll also climbed to 8,812 with 56 new fatalities.
There are also 24,160 active cases undergoing treatment or quarantine.