House workers sick with coronavirus now 52


Posted at Aug 25 2020 09:26 PM

MANILA - The House of Representatives on Tuesday confirmed its 52nd case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

The congressional staffer last reported for work on June 15, House Secretary-General Jose Luis Montales said in a statement. 

The Philippines has so far recorded 197,164 coronavirus infections, of which 61,730 are considered active cases.

The nationwide caseload includes 3,038 fatalities and 132,396 recoveries. - with a report from RG Cruz, ABS-CBN News