Indonesia reports biggest daily rise in Covid-19 infections with 1,385 cases

A worker wearing a protective mask and goggles sprays disinfectant at the lobby of Artotel Thamrin, following the coronavirus disease outbreak, in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 26, 2020. — Reuters pic
A worker wearing a protective mask and goggles sprays disinfectant at the lobby of Artotel Thamrin, following the coronavirus disease outbreak, in Jakarta, Indonesia, June 26, 2020. — Reuters pic

JAKARTA, June 27 — Indonesia on Saturday reported its biggest daily increase in coronavirus infections with 1,385 new cases, taking the total to 52,812, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said.

Yurianto also said there had been 37 more coronavirus-related deaths, taking the total number of fatalities to 2,720.

Separately, local authorities said that nine people aboard a flight from Indonesia to Cambodia tested positive after reaching Cambodia. Of them, one was Indonesian and eight Cambodians. — Reuters

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