NATIONAL – 544 ——– DAVAO – 25
The number of active coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in the Philippines remained on a downtrend, despite recording 544 new infections on Friday.
In its daily Covid-19 bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) said the active case tally has further declined to 14,977 — lower than Thursday’s 15,188.
In its daily Covid-19 bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) reported that most of these active cases have mild symptoms at 7,166, followed by those with moderate symptoms at 3,801, those with severe symptoms at 2,433, those in critical condition at 889, and the asymptomatic at 688.
Friday’s fresh cases are also slightly lower than Thursday’s 564.
Another 734 new recoveries also raised the number of recovered cases nationwide to 2,769,914 out of a total of 2,833,878 confirmed infections since the start of the pandemic.
An additional 235 deaths, meanwhile, brought the death toll to 48,987. READ MORE