April 25, 2020 / 8:28 AM / a month ago

Philippines records 17 new coronavirus deaths, 102 more infections

A nurse gets a swab from a health worker in a booth set up in a hospital parking lot as the Philippines ramps up testing for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Manila, Philippines, April 15, 2020. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez/Files

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines’ health ministry on Saturday reported 17 new coronavirus deaths and 102 additional infections.

In a bulletin, the health ministry said total infections have risen to 7,294 while deaths have increased to 494. Thirty more patients have recovered, bringing total recoveries to 792.

Reporting by Neil Jerome Morales; Editing by Shri Navaratnam

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