Based on data from the Indonesian Health Ministry, from Sunday noon to Monday noon, the total number of recovered covid-10 patients was up by 3,492 to 258,519.
Meanwhile, in the same period, the total number of confirmed covid-19 deaths rose by 91 to 11,935.
In a bid to mitigate the covid-19 pandemic, President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has signed Presidential Regulation Number 99 of 2020 on Vaccine Procurement and Vaccination.
Under the regulation, vaccine procurement and vaccination will be carried out from 2020 to 2022 and may be extended by the Covid-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery Committee upon the recommendation from the Health Minister.
As for covid-19 vaccination, the program is carried out by the Health Ministry
Taking into account the Covid-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery Committee’s considerations, the Health Ministry determines the criteria and priorities for vaccine recipients, priority areas for vaccine recipients, schedules and stages of vaccine administration, and vaccination service standards.