Indonesia reports 30,625 new COVID-19 cases, 1,579 more deaths

Motorists wearing masks to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak make their way through rush hour traffic in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, May 20, 2021. (Photo: AP)

JAKARTA, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 30,625 within one day to 3,749,446, with the death toll adding by 1,579 to 112,198, the health ministry said on Wednesday.

According to the ministry, 39,931 more people were discharged from hospitals, bringing the total number of patients recovering from COVID-19 to 3,211,078.

To date, at least 25.72 million people in the country have received two shots of vaccines, while 52.28 million have taken the first doses, the ministry added.