Indonesia reports 1,574 new coronavirus infections, 76 new deaths

FILE PHOTO: A healthcare worker collects a swab sample from a civil servant to be tested for the coronavirus in Jakarta

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia reported 1,574 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, bringing the total number of infections to 81,668 its health ministry said.

Indonesia also reported 76 new coronavirus deaths, taking the overall death toll to 3,873, ministry official Achmad Yurianto told a televised news briefing.

(Reporting by Nilufar Rizki; Writing by Fathin Ungku; Editing by Martin Petty)

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