Indonesia reports 4,106 new COVID-19 cases

JAKARTA (Xinhua) – The COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 4,106 to 467,113, with the death toll adding by 63 to 15,211, the Health Ministry said yesterday.

According to the ministry, 3,897 more people were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of recovered patients to 391,991.

Specifically, within the past 24 hours, Jakarta recorded 1,165 new cases, Central Java 1,071, West Java 309, East Java 217 and West Sumatra 213.

No more new positive cases were found in Riau Islands, Bangka Belitung, East Nusa Tenggara, Southeast Sulawesi, Gorontalo, West Papua and Papua.

A sanitation worker sprays disinfectant in South Tangerang of Banten Province, Indonesia. PHOTO: XINHUA