Indonesia’s 260 new virus cases take tally close to 10,000

Muslim women perform tarawih prayer despite the coronavirus outbreak in Banda Aceh. (AP pic)

JAKARTA: Indonesia confirmed 260 new coronavirus infections on Wednesday, taking the total in the nation to 9,771, said health ministry official Achmad Yurianto.

Yurianto reported 11 new deaths, taking the total number of fatalities to 784, while 1,391 people have recovered.

More than 67,700 people have been tested.

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