PH COVID-19 cases may hit a staggering 60,000 by end of July—experts

  MANILA, Philippines --- Despite the government's claim that the country is "winning" the fight against COVID-19, experts projections showed that coronavirus infections in the Philippines may reach 60,000 by the end of July. According to a study by the University of the Philippines OCTA Research, cases in Metro Manila may surge up to 27,000 and while 15,000 is the projection for Cebu province by July 31. The researchers said the current reproduction rate of the novel coronavirus in the Philippines is around 1.28, still greater than the ideal rate of less than 1. "This indicates that the pandemic is not yet on the downward trend. Moreover, community spread is uneven thro...Keep on reading: PH COVID-19 cases may hit a staggering 60,000 by end of July—experts

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