Philippines registers 295 new COVID-19 cases

MANILA (XINHUA) – The total number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines has climbed to 9,223, with 295 new infections reported yesterday, health authorities said.

The Department of Health (DoH) said a total of 1,214 patients have recovered from the highly contagious disease after recording 90 new recoveries.

According to DoH, four more patients died from the coronavirus disease, and the death toll reached 607.