Philippines’ coronavirus infections exceed 10,000

A boy flies a kite on top of the roof an apartment building during a lockdown to prevent coronavirus’ spread. (AP pic)

MANILA: The Philippines’ coronavirus infections have broken past the 10,000 mark, the health ministry said on Wednesday.

In a bulletin, the health ministry reported 320 additional infections, bringing the total to 10,004.

It also reported 21 new deaths, bringing the toll to 658. But 98 patients have recovered, bringing total recoveries to 1,506.

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