Philippines reports 1,902 new coronavirus cases, 31 more deaths

FILE PHOTO: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Manila
FILE PHOTO: Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Manila

MANILA (Reuters) - The Philippines' health ministry on Friday recorded 1,902 new coronavirus infections and 31 additional deaths.

The ministry said total confirmed cases increased to 404,713 while deaths related to COVID-19 reached 7,752.

(Reporting by Neil Jerome Morales; Editing by Martin Petty)