A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA

Indonesia risks India-style Covid-19 surge as millions skirt Eid ul-Fitr travel ban

  • Like Malaysia, Southeast Asia’s most populous country has brought in a travel ban aimed at stemming the traditional ‘mudik’ exodus of city workers in the run up to Hari Raya
  • Experts warn that with new variants on the loose, a slow pace of vaccination, and widespread flouting of the rules expected, the scene is set for a spike in infections

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
A man receives a shot of Covid-19 vaccine in Kuta, Bali, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
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