Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters
Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Muslim event that drew thousands to Indonesia stopped amid outbreak fears

  • The Tablighi Jama’at halted the event in Gowa, near Makassar, after a similar gathering in Malaysia led to hundreds of infections
  • More than 8,500 people from across Indonesia, Asia and the Middle East had converged on the town

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters
Medical officer sprays disinfectant in mosque amid the coronavirus outbreak in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters
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