While wearing blue surgical masks at a mass wedding ceremony in a coronavirus hundreds of brides and grooms kissed hit city in the Philippines.

During the wedding ceremony, 220 happy couples were mandated to wear the masks as they sealed their vows by authorities in the city of Bacolod, following fears the virus could spread.

While the health checks continued, attendees were also asked to complete health declarations detailing their travel history for 14 days, the maximum incubation time for the virus.

Apart from China, Japan and other countries,three people have been diagnosed with the deadly disease in the Philippines and one death has also been recorded.

Across the globe 75,000 cases of cronavirus victims have been recorded and 2,200 deaths declared.