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Indonesia rolls out public shaming for virus violators

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Violators are forced to wear placards promising to wear masks and keep their distance from others in future.

[BENGKULU] Indonesian officials are forcing social distancing violators to recite Koran verses, stay in "haunted" houses and submit to public shaming on social media as the country battles to contain surging coronavirus infections.

The Southeast Asian archipelago began deploying around...

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