The Philippines recorded 11,021 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, August 7, the latest report from the Department of Health (DOH) showed.
Saturday’s figure is the highest single-day tally since April 17, when the DOH recorded 11,101.
The new uptick brings the country’s total caseload to 1,649,341. Of these, 76,063 are active cases. The number of total active cases is at its highest since April 25, when there were 77,075 active cases.