"The total number has reached 83,392," the Jakarta Health Agency's Disease Control and Prevention Division Head Dwi Oktavia said here on Thursday afternoon.
In the past 24 hours, the total number of recovered covid-19 patients in Indonesia's capital increased by 1,042 to 68,352, while the covid-19 death toll in the province rose by 19 to 1,838.
"The testing rate is 96,714 people per one million people," she stated.
Meanwhile, the number of covid-19 patients at the Athletes Village Emergency Hospital, Kemayoran, Central Jakarta decreased by 128 to 3,161 on Thursday.
According to the Joint Regional Defense Command I (Kogabwilhan I) Spokesperson Marine Colonel Aris Mudian, as many as 1,456 people are being treated at towers 6 and 7, while the remaining 1,537 people are undergoing self-isolation at towers 4 and 5.
Operated by the central government, towers 6 and 7 are used to accommodate covid-19 patients with mild to moderate symptoms, while towers 4 and 5 are used to house asymptomatic covid-19 patients.