New cases spike to 2076; death toll rises to 8373

New cases spike to 2,076; death toll rises to 8,373

FOR the first time in 19 days, the number of new coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases breached the 2,000 mark yesterday, while 40 more deaths were reported. In its latest bulletin, the Department of Health said of the 2,076 new infections, 137 came from Quezon City while Laguna had 122 cases, Cavite 103, Batangas 96, and Angeles City in Pampanga 79.