Philippines reports 2,249 new coronavirus cases
The DOH said that the number of recoveries also rose to 276,094 after 842 more patients recovered. Meanwhile, 87 more patients died from the viral disease, bringing the death toll to 6,238.
The Philippines' capital Metro Manila topped the regions in the country with the highest number of daily confirmed cases on Saturday with 651.
The DOH said over 3.83 million people in the Philippines have been tested so far. The Philippines has a population of about 109 million. ■