COVID-19: Indonesia cases surpass 16,000

COVID-19: Indonesia cases surpass 16,000

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Jakarta, May 14 : The Indonesian government on Thursday announced 568 new confirmed cases of the COVID-19, bringing the total number of infections in the archipelagic country to 16,006.

There were 15 new deaths, taking the total number of fatalities to 1,043, Sputnik quoted the government's spokesperson for the COVID-19-related matters Achmad Yurianto as saying in a press conference. Yurianto, who is a Health Ministry official, also said that as many as 231 more people have been discharged from hospitals after their recoveries. According to him, the latest total number of COVID-19 suspects across the country is 33,672. (UNI)