The Department of Health in oEleven (DOHXI) said the Davao Region logged a total of 900 new Covid-19 cases Thursday (August 26), the highest single-day ever recorded since the pandemic started in March last year.
DOH)X1 in its latest Covid-19 update said the new cases bring the total number of active infections to 9,905 in the region.
Out of the new cases, 427 are from Davao City , 86 from Davao del Norte, 123 from Davao Oriental, 144 from Davao del Sur, 42 from Davao de Oro, and 78 from Davao Occidental.
On the same day in Manila, the Department of Health logged an additional 16,313 COVID-19 cases, bringing the national tally to 1,899,200.
The DOH ALSO REPORTED:
- Active cases: 131,921 or 6.9% of the total
- Recoveries: 9,659, bringing the number to 1,734,551
- Deaths: 236, or now 32,728 in total