MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines’ health ministry on Saturday recorded 2,057 new coronavirus infections and 19 additional deaths.
In a bulletin, the ministry said total confirmed cases have increased to 367,819 while deaths have reached 6,934.
The Philippines has the second-highest number of COVID-19 cases and deaths in Southeast Asia after Indonesia.
Reporting by Neil Jerome Morales; Editing by Lincoln Feast.
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