11 new cases of COVID-19 is announced by DOH.
The number of confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients in the Philippines climbed to 35 on Tuesday as the Department of Health (DOH) recorded 11 new cases.
The DOH bared the latest tally in a Facebook post on Tuesday afternoon.
President Rodrigo Duterte has already declared a state of public health emergency due to the rising number of confirmed COVID-19 cases and ordered the suspension of classes in Metro Manila from Tuesday, March 10, to Saturday, March 14, in a bid to contain the spread of the virus.
This article is written up in support to spread awareness for COVID-19 cases in the Philippines.