Jakarta: The number of covid-19 patients at the Kemayoran Athletes Villages in Central Jakarta increased by 112 to 1,740 today.
"They consist of 893 males and 847 females," the Joint Regional Defense Command (Kogabwilhan) I spokesperson Marine Colonel Aris Mudian said here on Wednesday.
The covid-19 emergency hospital has treated as many as 15,309 patients since March. 13,217 of them have recovered from the disease.
"They have been discharged from the hospital," the spokesperson added.
On Tuesday, the National Covid-19 Task Force announced 3,507 new covid-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed covid-19 cases in Indonesia to 225,030.
Based on data from the Indonesian Ministry of Health, the total number of confirmed covid-19 recoveries increased by 2,660 to 161,065 from Monday noon to Tuesday noon. Meanwhile, the total number of confirmed covid-19 deaths rose by 124 to 8.965 in the past 24 hours.
To lower the covid-19 hospitalization rate in Jakarta, the Jakarta provincial government will impose Large-Scale Social Restrictions (PSBB) for two weeks. However, the period could be extended if necessary.