PH makes new record, logs 8,019 new Covid-19 cases  

The Department of Health reported 8,019 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, a new record, higher than the 7,999 reported on Saturday, March 20.

This puts the total number of infections to 671,792, in which 80,970 are active cases.

The positivity rate remained high at 14 percent.

103 more patients recovered for a total of 577,850 recoveries, while four were added to the death toll, for a total of 12,972 fatalities.