Four doctors die of COVID-19 in Riau Islands

Tanjungpinang, Riau Islands (ANTARA) – A total of 96 doctors in Riau Islands province have tested positive for COVID-19, with four of them succumbing to the infection, according to the local chapter of the Indonesian Medical Association (IDI).

“The four doctors dying (of the COVID-19) comprised two in Tanjungpiang City, one in Batam City, and one in Natuna district,” chief of the IDI chapter Rusdani said here on Wednesday.

He said the 96 doctors exposed to COVID-19 included 82 in Batam City, four in Tanjuingpinang, four in Natuna district, three in Karimun district, one in Anambas district, one in Lingga district, and one in Bintan district. Most of the doctors have recovered from the infection, and only a few others are undergoing self-isolation at their homes, he informed.

Source: Antara News