A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA

Chinese vaccines meant for Indonesian prison stolen and sold to public

  • Indonesian police have arrested four people, including a doctor at Tanjung Gusta Prison in Medan, accusing them of stealing and reselling more than 1,000 vaccines meant for inmates and staff
  • Scandal, which follows uproar over reused nose swabs at a North Sumatra airport, has highlighted the overcrowded, unsanitary conditions in Indonesian jails

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
A woman receives a Covid-19 vaccine at a shopping mall in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: EPA
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