Philippines logs 5,823 new COVID-19 cases, 283 more deaths

The Philippines’ Department of Health (DOH) reported 5,823 new COVID-19 infections on Friday, pushing the number of confirmed cases in the Southeast Asian country to 2,745,889.
The DOH also reported that 283 more people died from COVID-19 complications, bringing the death toll to 41,520.
The Philippines, which has around 110 million population, has tested more than 21 million people since the outbreak in January 2020.