Coronavirus recoveries in QC now at 1,083; 6 new deaths recorded


Posted at Jun 06 2020 03:41 AM

MANILA - Quezon City on Friday recorded 57 new recoveries from the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), bringing the total number of survivors to 1,083.

Health officials said in a bulletin that 2,311 COVID-19 cases have been documented in Quezon City, of whom 846 are still active or recovering.

The coronavirus death toll in the city went up to 192 after 6 new fatalities were logged.

Among the city's districts, District 4 has the most number of coronavirus cases with 597, followed by District 6 (394) and District 1 (386).

District 3 has 300 infections, while District 2 has 231 and District 5 with 213.

Quezon City officials earlier placed certain areas in barangays Bahay Toro, Batasan Hills, Culiat, Sauyo and Tatalon under 14-day "special concern lockdown" due to their high number of COVID-19 cases.

To date, the Philippines has 20,626 COVID-19 cases, with 4,330 recoveries and 987 fatalities.