Indonesian President Joko Widodo (centre left) and his deputy Ma'ruf Amin (centre right) introduce his newly appointed cabinet ministers on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (centre left) and his deputy Ma'ruf Amin (centre right) introduce his newly appointed cabinet ministers on Tuesday. Photo: AP

Indonesia’s Joko Widodo replaces health minister in cabinet reshuffle as coronavirus crisis deepens

  • The president has appointed Budi Gunadi Sadikin to manage the country’s Covid-19 crisis, replacing the controversial Terawan Agus Putranto.
  • After the arrests of two ministers, the cabinet was reshuffled with new appointments for health, trade, tourism, fisheries, social, and religious affairs

Indonesian President Joko Widodo (centre left) and his deputy Ma'ruf Amin (centre right) introduce his newly appointed cabinet ministers on Tuesday. Photo: AP
Indonesian President Joko Widodo (centre left) and his deputy Ma'ruf Amin (centre right) introduce his newly appointed cabinet ministers on Tuesday. Photo: AP
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