The Department of Health reported on Sunday that 72,607 patients defeated the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) to bring the recovery count to 779,084.

It was the highest number since April 11, when the department reported 55,204 recoveries.

Meanwhile, the DOH said there were 10,098 new cases, bringing the total to 936,133.

It reported 150 more deaths, for a total of 15,960.