Sumary of Indonesia has Indian virus variant:
- Stanley WidiantoAAP Camera IconTwo cases of the highly infectious Indian variant of the coronavirus have been found in Jakarta..
- AP Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsCopy the Link Indonesia has recorded its first cases of a highly infectious COVID-19 variant first detected in India, the health minister says, as authorities implore people not to travel to their hometowns for the end of the Muslim fasting month..
- The two cases of the Indian variant, known as B.1.617, were found in Jakarta, while the minister said a variant first discovered in South Africa was also detected in Bali..
- Authorities in Indonesia, which is the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, have banned the traditional mass exodus where people visit relatives for the Eid al-Fitr festival for a second year to curb COVID-19 transmission….