Philippines reports 220 new COVID-19 cases; total now at 4,648


Posted at Apr 12 2020 04:16 PM | Updated as of Apr 12 2020 04:31 PM

MANILA - The Philippines on Sunday reported 220 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the country's total to 4,648.

The Department of Health said there were also 40 new recoveries, bringing the total to 197. The disease meanwhile also claimed another 50 lives, bringing the death toll to 297.

Both reported deaths and recoveries are record highs in 1 day.


Details to follow.