Wednesday, June 23, 2021


Indonesia's latest COVID-19 figures

The Health Ministry announced 130 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the total number of infections nationwide to 1,285.



Achmad Yurianto, the government's spokesperson for COVID-19, gives a press statement at the Executive Office of the President in Jakarta on Wednesday. (Antara/Sigid Kurniawan)

Speaking at a press conference on Sunday, the ministry’s disease control and prevention director general, Achmad Yurianto, added that 12 more people had died of the disease, bringing the death toll to 114.

The total number of recovered patients has also increased to 64.

The capital recorded 48 new confirmed cases, bringing the total tally to 675. Meanwhile, West Java reported 30 new cases, East Java 13, South Sulawesi 15, and Central Java eight.

West Sulawesi also reported its first confirmed case, meaning that the virus has spread to 30 of the country’s 34 provinces. (dfr)




Published : March 29, 2020

By : The Jakarta Post/ ANN