DOH logs 253 new COVID-19 infections; active cases down to 5,967 | Inquirer News

DOH logs 253 new COVID-19 infections; active cases down to 5,967

By: - Reporter / @zacariansINQ
/ 09:48 PM May 01, 2022

DOH new covid cases

Logo of the Department of Health over a graphic representation of the SARS-COV 2, which causes coronavirus disease

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday logged 253 new COVID-19 infections as reported in the COVID-19 tracker on its website.

Active COVID-19 cases, meanwhile, are down to 5,967.


With this, the total number of confirmed infections is now at 3,685,895 nationwide, with 3,619,531 recoveries and 60,397 deaths.


A total of 16,901 individuals were also tested on April 30, according to the DOH.

The new recorded infections are slightly higher than the average number of cases recorded in the previous week, April 18 to 24, at 209 per day, for a total of 1,465 cases.

The next weekly report is scheduled to be released on Monday, May 2.


DOH: PH’s 1st Omicron subvariant BA.2.12 case had 44 close contacts

OCTA: Surge seen if Omicron subvariant detected in PH; up to 100K active cases projected

Your subscription could not be saved. Please try again.
Your subscription has been successful.

Subscribe to our daily newsletter

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link.

TAGS: COVID-19, DoH, pandemic

© Copyright 1997-2024 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.