Philippines confirms 3,550 new coronavirus infections, 69 deaths

This post was originally published on this site

MANILA (Reuters) – The Philippines’ health ministry on Wednesday recorded 3,550 additional novel coronavirus infections and 69 more deaths.

In a bulletin, the ministry said total confirmed cases had risen to 272,934, the most in Southeast Asia, while confirmed deaths have reached 4,732.

(Reporting by Neil Jerome Morales; Editing by Ed Davies)