Indonesia has largest jump in virus cases

Indonesia has posted its largest daily jump in new coronavirus cases, with a rise of 973.
Indonesia has posted its largest daily jump in new coronavirus cases, with a rise of 973.

Indonesia has reported its largest daily jump in coronavirus cases, bringing the total confirmed number to 20,162 in the world's fourth most populous country.

Indonesia confirmed 973 new infections and 36 new deaths, taking the official number of fatalities to 1,278, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said.

Australian Associated Press