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PH records 11,681 new COVID-19 cases, highest daily recovery at 55,000

The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday logged 11,681 additional COVID-19 cases, while over 55,000 recoveries were reported – the highest single-day increase in recoveries in the country.

The nationwide case tally now stands at 864,868. The figures exclude six labs that failed to submit their data on time.

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DOH also recorded an all-time high increase in recoveries with 55,204 survivors bringing the total number of recoveries at 703,404.

Active cases in the Philippines went down to 146,519.

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The death toll climbed to 14,945 after 201 fatalities were tallied. This is the fifth time that the reported deaths breached the 200-mark in the last six days.

IATF on Sunday placed Metro Manila, Cavite, Bulacan, Rizal, and Laguna under Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine until the end of April. (RA)

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