Philippines reports 343 additional coronavirus cases, 3 new deaths

That raised the total number of known infections in the country to 1,418, while the death toll has reached 71. (File/AFP)
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Updated 29 March 2020

Philippines reports 343 additional coronavirus cases, 3 new deaths

  • Total number of infections is at 1418, death toll at 71

MANILA: The Philippine health ministry on Sunday reported 343 new coronavirus cases, marking the country’s largest daily increase in infections, and three additional deaths.
That raised the total number of known infections in the country to 1,418, while the death toll has reached 71, it said. Seven more patients have recovered, however, bringing the total number of recoveries to 42.


Malaysia reports 38 new coronavirus cases, one new death

Updated 25 min 47 sec ago

Malaysia reports 38 new coronavirus cases, one new death

  • The health ministry reported one new death, raising total fatalities to 117

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian health officials reported 38 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, taking the cumulative total to 8,304.
The health ministry also reported one new death, raising total fatalities to 117.