DOH reports 132 new Covid-19 deaths, highest in 2 weeks

DOH reports 132 new Covid-19 deaths, highest in 2 weeks

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10/23/2020 11:35:00 AM

DOH reports 132 new Covid-19 deaths, highest in 2 weeks

FOR the fourth straight day, less than 2,000 new coronavirus infections were confirmed, but over 130 succumbed to the coronavirus disease 2019...

October 23, 2020FOR the fourth straight day, less than 2,000 new coronavirus infections were confirmed, but over 130 succumbed to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the highest in a single day in the last two weeks.In its October 23 case bulletin, the Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,923 new infections on Friday, October 23, 2020.

This brought the cumulative cases in the country to 365,799.The agency also reported 132 new deaths, raising the death toll to 6,915.This was the highest after the 144 deaths recorded on September 8.The highest number of deaths were from the National Capital Region (47), Central Luzon (33), Calabarzon (23) and Western Visayas (10).

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E. Visayas COVID-19 cases breach 6,000 mark - DOH-8 - Manila BulletinTACLOBAN City - With 76 fresh coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases recorded on Thursday, October 22, Eastern Visayas has now breached the 6,000-mark, with the total number of cases now at 6,057, according to the Department of Health (DOH-8).