Wed 17-06-2020 13:30 PM
JAKARTA, 17th June, 2020 (WAM) — Indonesian Health Ministry announced on Wednesday 1,031 new coronavirus infections taking the total to 41,431 and overtaking Singapore with the highest number of COVID-19 cases in Southeast Asia, Reuters reported.
Health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said 45 more deaths were reported on Wednesday, taking the total number of fatalities to 2,276.
Indonesia has the highest coronavirus death toll in East Asia outside of China.
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