An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE
An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Indonesia approves AstraZeneca vaccine; Mumbai sees record daily cases

  • The Indonesian food and drug agency says the ‘benefits of giving the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine outweigh the risks’
  • Elsewhere, Thailand is banning its water festival Songkran for the second year in a row, while Mumbai has recorded the most daily cases since the pandemic began

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE
An Indonesian man receives a Covid-19 vaccine shot in Medan. Photo: EPA-EFE
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