As health authorities are overwhelmed by a surge in OVID-19 cases, the research group OCTA predicted a fearsome number: Pinoys hit by the deadly coronavirus may reach 1M before end-April.
The Philippines reported 11,028 additional COVID-19 cases Sunday, pusing the overall figure to more than 795,000.
“Before the end of April, the Philippines is expected to have recorded more than 1,000,000 total COVID-19 cases,” OCTA said.
OCTA Research fellow Guido David, In a public briefing Monday, said new cases may still climb to 11,000 to 12,000 a day “for the next week or so until we see a downward trend.”
803,398 NATIONWIDE TOTAL, 8,355 new infections for April 4
April 5, 2021
MANILA – The country recorded 145 new recoveries from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), pushing the total number of recovered cases to 646,237 on Monday.In its 4 p.m. case bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) said those who have beaten the illness account for 80.4 percent of the… Read More