Philippines reports 172 new COVID-19 cases, total now at 6,259; recoveries at 572


Posted at Apr 19 2020 04:20 PM

MANILA - The Philippines on Sunday reported 172 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the country's total to 6,259.

The Department of Health said there were also 56 new recoveries, bringing the total to 572. The disease meanwhile also claimed another 12 lives, bringing the death toll to 409.