The Task Force for Handling COVID-19 said that until Wednesday, October 14, 2020, the number of patients recovering from the COVID-19 disease had increased to 4,555 people, to a total of 267,851 people.
Based on data compiled as of Wednesday at 12.00 WIB, confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 have also increased to 4,127 to a total of 344,749 cases. Meanwhile, the death toll was recorded to have increased by 129 people to a total of 12,156 people.
Based on the distribution of the number of cases, DKI Jakarta recorded the highest number of recovered patients, namely 1,191 people with 1,038 positive cases and 17 death cases.
Then, Central Java reported 897 new recovered cases with 286 positive cases and 10 people died, West Java 524 people recovered with 442 positive people, and 13 people died, East Java 330 recent cases recovered with 299 positive people and 17 people died.
Next, East Kalimantan recorded 271 recovered cases with 210 confirmed positive cases and 5 deaths, North Sumatra 161 people recovered with 88 positive people and 5 people died, while Riau recorded 145 people recovered with 300 positive cases and 12 people reportedly died from COVID-19.
Furthermore, there are 5 provinces that reported new cases under 10 and 1 province that today reported no additional cases, namely West Papua.
Then, the COVID-19 Task Force also recorded 154,420 suspected cases in 34 provinces throughout Indonesia.
Meanwhile, 40,393 specimens have been examined this Wednesday, using both real-time PCR (Polymerase Chain Reaction) examination and molecular rapid test (TCM). (Antaranews)