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Indonesia's latest official COVID-19 figures

  • News Desk

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Thu, August 13, 2020   /   04:38 pm
Indonesia's latest official COVID-19 figures Wearing a hazmat suit, a member of a Transjakarta community holds up a sign with updated data on the number of COVID-19 cases in Jakarta to raise awareness on health protocols within the Harmoni bus shelter in Jakarta on July 17. (JP/Dhoni Setiawan)

The Health Ministry announced 2,098 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the total number of infections nationwide to 132,816.

According to data released by the ministry on Thursday, 65 more people have died of the disease, bringing the death toll to 5,968.

The total number of recovered patients has also increased to 87,558.

The capital city recorded 608 new confirmed cases, bringing the total tally to 27,761. Meanwhile, East Java reported 341 new cases, Central Java 204, North Sulawesi 125, West Java 111 and North Sumatra 94.  

The virus has spread to all of the country's 34 provinces. (kmt)