Indonesia reports 2,858 newly-confirmed COVID-19 cases, 82 new deaths

JAKARTA (XINHUA) – The COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 2,858 within one day to 172,053, with the death toll adding by 82 to 7,343, the Health Ministry said yesterday.

According to the ministry, 1,383 more people were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recovered patients to 124,185.

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

Specifically, within the past 24 hours, Jakarta recorded 1,094 new cases, East Java 466, East Kalimantan 197, Central Java 138 and Riau 134.

No more new positive cases were found in four provinces, namely Jambi, Riau Islands, Central Sulawesi and Gorontalo.