Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook
Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook

Coronavirus: Indonesia ferry passengers jump into sea amid infection fears

  • Passengers flung themselves into the sea and swam ashore as officials sought to block the vessel from docking due to fears of suspected virus cases
  • The ferry was carrying 255 passengers, mostly migrant workers returning home from Malaysia

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook
Passengers aboard the Indonesian ferry, which was blocked when trying to make port in Maumere. Photo: Facebook
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