Daily average of new Covid-19 cases down by 25%

MANILA – The daily average of new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases has decreased by 25 percent from Dec. 19 to 25, the Department of Health (DOH) said Monday.

From 1,082 per day recorded from Dec. 12 to 18, the number went down to 813 daily in the recent week.

The latest case bulletin showed that there were 5,690 new cases and 172 verified deaths. Of the additional deaths, the DOH said 24 happened from Dec. 12 to 25. Read more…