Pasig City COVID-19 cases climb to 320

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Apr 30 2020 03:57 AM

A worker disinfects the sidewalk within the Ortigas business district in Pasig City amid the enhanced community quarantine on April 27, 2020. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

MANILA - The number of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases in Pasig City has reached 320, the city's public information office said Wednesday.

The city government, in a Facebook post, said 83 patients have recovered from the disease, while 57 others have died.

Barangay Pinagbuhatan still has the most COVID-19 cases with 36, followed by Ugong with 29, and Rosario at 27.

The number of probable cases in the city is at 129 while the suspected cases is at 128.

The national government earlier extended the enhanced community quarantine in Metro Manila and other areas for another two weeks while placing others under a general community quarantine.

The Philippines has recorded 8,212 coronavirus disease cases as of Wednesday, with 558 deaths and 1,023 recoveries.