Indonesia’s coronavirus infections rise above 10,000

Police officers stand guard at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport, enforcing a travel ban during the outbreak. (AP )

JAKARTA: Indonesia confirmed on Thursday 347 new coronavirus infections, taking the total in the country above 10,000 for the first time with 10,118 infections, health ministry official Achmad Yurianto said.

Yurianto reported eight new deaths, taking the total of fatalities to 792, while 1,522 have recovered.

More than 72,300 people have been tested.

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