COVID-19 cases in Philippines surge over 51,000 with 1,395 new cases

MANILA (XINHUA) – The number of COVID-19 cases in the Philippines surged to 51,754 after the Department of Health (DoH) reported 1,395 new cases yesterday.

The DoH said that the number of recoveries further rose to 12,813 after 225 more patients have survived the disease. No additional death was reported. The death toll remains at 1,314, the DoH said.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin