"A lot of Jakartans come here lately. They must strictly implement health protocols. South Tangerang is still imposing Large-Scale Social Restrictions (PSBB)," the mayor said here on Thursday.
According to her, the Banten provincial government is curretnly formulating a regional regulation (perda) on the implementation of health protocols in a bid to tackle the spread of covid-19 in the region.
"It will be our legal basis," she stated.
On Thursday afternoon, the National Covid-19 Handling Task Force confirmed 4,174 new covid-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed covid-19 cases in Indonesia to 29,182.
Based on data from the Indonesian Ministry of Health, from Wednesday noon to Thursday noon, the total number of confirmed covid-19 recoveries across Indonesia was up by 3,540 to 218,487.
Meanwhile, in the same period, the total number of confirmed covid-19 deaths in the country was up by 116 to 10,856.