FILE PHOTO: A health worker performs a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) nasal swab test on a man, in Depok, on the outskirts of Jakarta, during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Indonesia April 30, 2020. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
May 1, 2020
JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia confirmed on Friday 433 new coronavirus infections, taking the total number of cases to 10,551, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said.
Yurianto reported eight new deaths, taking the total number of fatalities to 800, while 1,591 people have recovered.
Indonesia has tested more than 76,500 people for the virus.
(Reporting by Nilufar Rizki and Bernadette Christina Munthe; Writing by Ed Davies; editing by John Stonestreet)