Mon, 21 Sep 2020

JAKARTA, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- The COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 2,098 within one day to 132,816, with the death toll adding by 65 to 5,968, the health ministry said on Thursday.

According to the ministry, 1,760 more people were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recovered patients to 87,558.

The virus has spread to all the country's 34 provinces.

Specifically, within the past 24 hours, Jakarta recorded 608 new cases, East Java 341, Central Java 204, North Sulawesi 125 and West Java 111.

No more new positive cases were found in five provinces, namely Aceh, Jambi, Bangka Belitung, East Nusa Tenggara and Central Sulawesi.

More Indonesia News

Access More

Sign up for Indonesia News

a daily newsletter full of things to discuss over drinks.and the great thing is that it's on the house!