All regions have been affected. Residents who undergo PSBB are expected to follow government regulations.
Number of Covid-19 patients recovering from exposure to the Corona virus in Indonesia continues to grow. The cure rate for corona-positive patients is even higher than for those who die.DKI Jakarta Province recorded the highest number of patients recovering among other areas in Jakarta. Although acknowledged, the number of positive cases of Covid-19 in the capital city is indeed the most in the country.
Government spokesman for Covid-19 handling, Achmad Yurianto, reported an increase in the number of positive cases of Covid-19 per Saturday, 18 April 2020 at 12.00 as many as 326 people.”So that the total is 6,248 patients,” Yurianto said in a press statement on BNPB’s social media platform.
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Cured cases also recorded an increase of 24 people in the last 24 hours
Total number of Covid-19 patients who had been declared cured and allowed to go home reached 631 people.This amount is more than the death rate. Since yesterday, there were an additional 15 dead patients.”So that it became 535 patients (died),” Yurianto said.From the notes of the Covid-19 Task Force for the Acceleration of Countermeasures, Yuri said there were 205 cases of recovery in Jakarta. East Java followed by 95 people, Java with 44 people, South Sulawesi 43 people, and West Java 41 people.
Area affected by the Covid-19 outbreak was recorded to have occurred in 34 provinces with 221 cities or districts.So far, said Yurianto, there have been more than 42 thousand specimens and more than 39 specimens have been examined. From these tests 33334 specimens were found negative for Covid-19.
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From the examination carried out there were 176,344 people in monitoring status and more than 12,979 Patients Under Supervision (PDP).
Furthermore, Yurianto warned that transmission cases were still occurring. He asked the public to pay serious attention to this case.”This has become a national disaster, therefore we need to pay serious attention. Make sure we are not infected and do not infect,” he said.