Jakarta: The Indonesian government today recorded 2,116 COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 4,121,117
From Wednesday noon to Thursday noon, the total number of recovered COVID-19 patients in the country increased by 557 to 4,120,540.
In the past 24 hours, Indonesia's official COVID-19 death toll was up by 7 to 144,199.
In light of the spike in COVID-19 cases triggered by the Omicron variant, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has called on the public to stay vigilant.
However, the President has also said there is no need to overreact.
According to the President, various studies including reports from the World Health Organization unveiled that the Omicron variant is more easily transmitted yet cause milder symptoms.