Indonesia announces internal travel ban during Eid al-Fitr over COVID-19

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia has banned land, air, water and rail travel during the Eid al-Fitr celebrations from May 6 to 17 to curb COVID-19 transmission, a spokeswoman for its transport ministry said on Thursday.

Indonesia had previously banned the mass exodus tradition, locally known as "mudik".

(Reporting by Stanley Widianto; Editing by Martin Petty)

04/08/2021 11:13

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