Indonesia reports biggest daily rise in coronavirus infections

Women wearing protective face masks as a preventive measure against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) walk at a traditional market in Jakarta, Indonesia, May 5, 2020.
PHOTO: Reuters

JAKARTA - Indonesia reported its biggest daily rise in coronavirus infections with 3,963 new cases on Wednesday (Sept 16), data from the country's Health Ministry showed.

Indonesia has now reported 228,993 infections.

The data included 135 new Covid-19 related deaths, taking the total to 9,100, the biggest death toll in South-east Asia.

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