Indonesia reports 4,294 new coronavirus infections

FILE PHOTO: A medical worker wearing personal protective equipment (PPE) collects a swab sample from a woman to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), as the outbreak continues in Jakarta, Indonesia, September 29, 2020. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia on Saturday reported 4,294 new coronavirus infections to bring the total tally of 328,952, data from the country’s COVID-19 task force showed.

The Southeast Asia country also reported 88 more people have died from the virus, the lowest daily number in a week. Indonesia’s total number of coronavirus deaths now stands at 11,765.

Reporting by Nilufar Rizki; writing by Fransiska Nangoy; editing by Richard Pullin