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Philippines logs 1,190 new COVID-19 cases; active tally at 8,371

The Philippines posted 1,190 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, as the active tally rose to 8,371.
It was the highest number of new cases in the past three days.
The nationwide COVID-19 tally is now 4,097,525, according to the latest data from the Department of Health.
The active tally went up to 8,371 from 7,565 on Wednesday.
In the past 14 days, the National Capital Region logged the highest number of new cases with 4,172. It was followed by Calabarzon with 2,038, Central Luzon with 583, Western Visayas with 505, and Davao Region with 374.

An additional 384 individuals have recovered from the disease, bringing the cumulative total to 4,022,710, while the death toll remained at 66,444.
As of Wednesday, the national bed occupancy rate was 18.2%, with 4,416 occupied and 19,876 vacant beds.

A total of 8,078 individuals were tested on Wednesday, and 317 testing laboratories submitted data. —VBL, GMA Integrated News