Indonesia reports 3,906 new coronavirus infections

FILE PHOTO: Freeport workers gather around security gate at at Grasberg mine area in Tembagapura

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia reported 3,906 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday and 92 new deaths, data from the country’s coronavirus taskforce showed.

The new infections brought the total number of confirmed cases in the Southeast Asian country to 340,622, while the death tally rose to 12,027, the region’s highest number of fatalities.

(Reporting by Nilufar Rizki; Writing by Fanny Potkin; Editing by Martin Petty)