Indonesia reports 2,307 new coronavirus infections, 53 deaths

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Jakarta
The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Jakarta

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia reported 2,307 new coronavirus infections on Friday, taking the total number of cases in the Southeast country to 135,123, data from Indonesia's COVID-19 task force showed.

The data also showed 53 new deaths, taking the total number to 6,021, the highest number of fatalities in Southeast Asia.

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(Reporting by Stanley Widianto; Editing by Ed Davies)