MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health (DOH) on Wednesday evening (March 11) confirmed the country’s second death from coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
In a statement, The DOH identified the second fatality as Patient Number 35.
She is a 67-year-old Filipina who was admitted at Manila Doctors Hospital.
Further details will be released by DOH.
The first reported death in the Philippines was a 44-year-old Chinese male who died last February 1.