According to report reaching oyogist.com, Indonesian President Joko Widodo on Wednesday received the COVID-19 vaccine shot developed by China.
The president, widely known as Jokowi, is the first Indonesian vaccinated to show that the vaccine is safe after so many condemnation of the vaccine.
After the president, the Indonesian military chief, the national police chief and the Health Minister, among others, were also vaccinated.
As of Tuesday afternoon, Indonesia had recorded a total of 846,765 COVID-19 infections, according to the Health Ministry.
The virus has claimed more than 24,000 lives across the the country, the ministry said.