COVID-19 death toll in Indonesia surpasses 1,100

JAKARTA (XINHUA) – Indonesia reported 59 new deaths of the COVID-19 yesterday, raising the total fatalities in the country to 1,148, said Achmad Yurianto, a Health Ministry official.

Yurianto also said there were 489 new confirmed case, taking the total to 17,520. He said 218 more people had been discharged from hospitals, making the total number of recovered patients stand at 4,129.