Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP
Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: Indonesia capital Jakarta gets tough on social distancing rules

  • ‘Large-scale social restrictions’ will take effect on Friday for an initial period of two weeks. Authorities have refused to call the move a lockdown
  • Under the new plan, companies will be required to allow employees to work from home and gatherings of more than five people will be banned

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Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP
Commuters wearing face masks queue at a railway station in Jakarta on Monday. Photo: AFP
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