Jakarta: Government spokesperson on matters related to covid-19 today announced 1,591 confirmed covid-19 cases, bringin the tally to 78,572.
From Monday noon to Tuesday noon, the total number of recovered covid-19 patients increased by 947 to 37636. Meanwhile, the total number of confirmed covid-19 deaths rose by 54 to 3710.
"1,591 positive cases were recorded today," the Health Ministry's director general of disease control and prevention Achmad Yurianto said during a virtual press conference here on Tuesday.
"The current number of suspect cases is 46,701," the official stated.
Head of COVID-19 National Task Force Doni Monardo asserted that lockdown will not be imposed to eight provinces with the highest confirmed covid-19 cases. He explained that the authority will continue to carry on restriction on crowd.
Regarding school reopening, the Task Force only gives recommendation to schools in green zones. However, the Task Force is currently considering the reopening of school in yellow zone due to the request from the parents and schools.Artikel Asli