Positive Covid-19 Increases 16,899 People, Death Reaches 130 Thousand
The positive number of Covid-19 today, Thursday (8/26//2021) increased by 16,899 people and deaths increased by 889 people
Penulis: Lia Sisvita Dinatri | Editor: Irfan Azmi Silalahi
TRIBUNBATAM.id - The positive number of Covid-19 today, Thursday (8/26//2021) increased by 16,899 people and deaths increased by 889 people.
With this addition, the total number of positive cases of the corona virus in Indonesia has now become 4,043,736 people and the total death toll has reached 130,182 people.
"Positives increased by 16,899, a total of 4,043,736," quoted from the Covid-19 Handling Task Force data, Thursday (8/26/2021).
Of the total positive cases, 3,669,966 of them have recovered, after an additional 30,099 cases recovered daily.
The task force also said active cases now reached 243,588 people, a decrease of 14,089 cases from the previous day.
Meanwhile, only 205.774 specimens were examined.
There was a decrease from the previous day which reached 249,265 samples. In fact, President Jokowi previously targeted 400 thousand tests per day.
Meanwhile, the vaccination rate is claimed to have increased by 415,601 people. Thus, the total number of people who have been vaccinated in the country is 59,426,934 people.
The day before, Wednesday, (8/23) the positive number of Covid-19 increased by 18,671 people and deaths increased by 1,041 people.
The government has lowered the assessment level for the Implementation of Community Activity Restrictions (PPKM) in the Jabodetabek, Greater Bandung, and Greater Surabaya areas to PPKM level 3 which was previously level 4.
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