The DOH reported 15,310 new confirmed Covid-19 cases today. This is NOW the highest single-day increase recorded in the Philippines since the start of the pandemic.
17 additional deaths were confirmed taking the nationwide Covid-19 death toll to 13,320. Total recoveries to-date stood at 604,368 or 78.3% of overall infections.
Note: On March 31 2021, the DOH reported only 6,128 new cases due to COVIDKaya system issue. After system checks, validation and deduplication were made, 3709 additional cases were confirmed. These cases were added to today’s cases, thus totaling to 15,310.