An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters
An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Indonesia’s cases surge by 149 amid confusion over transport restrictions

  • The governor of Central Java has urged residents to stay in Jakarta in a bid to curb the spread of Covid-19
  • The country now has 1,677 confirmed cases and 157 deaths, the latter figure the highest in Southeast Asia

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters
An almost empty intersection at noon on Jalan M.H. Thamrin, one of the main roads in Jakarta. Photo: Reuters
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