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DOH posts 82 new COVID-19 cases, active tally climbs to 9,211

The Department of Health (DOH) on Tuesday registered 82 new COVID-19 cases, while the active tally climbed to 9,211.

This came after six days straight of more than 100 COVID-19 infections recorded, while the active tally cases went up from 9,198 on Monday.

Based on the latest data from the DOH, the nationwide caseload increased to 4,075,611.

The recovery tally rose to 4,000,361, while the death toll also reached 66,039 with nine new fatalities.

The National Capital Region (NCR) recorded the most cases in the past 14 days with 436 infections, followed by Calabarzon with 197, Davao Region with 195, Western Visayas with 102, and Central Visayas with 66.

The DOH said at least 4,296 beds were occupied while 21,186 were vacant as the bed occupancy stood at 16.9% as of Monday, February 20.

A total of 8,590 individuals were tested, while 328 testing laboratories submitted data as of Monday, February 20.—AOL, GMA Integrated News