"A local government is obliged to prevent the spread of an infectious disease," said the Bogor Mayor here on Friday.
The firebrand cleric is currrently being treated in Ummi Hospital in Bogor City. He participated in several public events in early November. According to FPI, Rizieq is just exhausted and needs a rest.
"He wants to consult his doctor in Jakarta first. Hopefully Habib Rizieq Shihab is willing to take the test. We will continue to continue to coorinate with Ummi Hospital," Bima stated.
On Thursday, Indonesia's Covid-19 Handling Task Force confirmed 4,917 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Indonesia to 516,753.
From Wednesday noon to Thursday noon, there were 3,842 recovered covid-19 patients and 127 confirmed covid-19 deaths across Indonesia.
As of Thursday, the Indonesian government has recorded 433,649 recovered covid-19 patients and 16,352 confirmed covid-19 deaths.