Indonesia reports biggest daily rise in coronavirus deaths

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia reported on Tuesday its biggest rise in coronavirus deaths with 71 new fatalities, taking the total to 2,876, said health ministry official Achmad Yurianto.

Yurianto also announced 1,293 new coronavirus infections, taking the total to 56,385.

(Reporting by Nilufar Rizki and Agustinus Beo Da Costa; Writing by Stanley Widianto; Editing by Ed Davies)