The Department of Health (DOH) added 1,156 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections on Monday, raising the Philippines’ tally to 452,988.

According to the DOH’s latest data, five Covid-19 laboratories failed to submit their daily reports on time. 

Majority of the new cases came from Davao City with at 126; followed by Quezon City with 66; Rizal with 64; Bulacan with 56; and City of Manila with 38.



Currently, 24,873 active Covid-19 cases are undergoing treatment or quarantine.

The country’s recovery rate increased to 419,282 with 425 more patients winning the fight against the deadly respiratory illness.

Death toll, on the other hand, stands at 8,833 with 21 new fatalities. RJ Espartinez