Prison officials said this was Chinese drug trafficker Cai Changpan’s second successful escape.
Veronica Koman has been under fire from the Indonesian government, which tried to have her arrested.
“There are only three available gravediggers at the moment, so I thought I might as well put these people to work with them,” said the politician who came up with the punishment.
Several districts in Indonesia reported higher-than-usual filings for divorce since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
Indonesian lawyer Veronica Koman sees the move as "financial punishment" for speaking out about human rights issues in the Papua province.
More than 70 medical professionals have died from COVID-19 since the virus hit Indonesia.
The officers who carried out the attack were given light sentences due to their claim that they didn't mean to leave the investigator blind in one eye.
Despite the government banning them, child marriages are still common in Indonesia, much to the detriment of the girls pressed into them.
The scale of the alleged abuse is a grim reminder of Indonesia's apparent inability to protect its children against sexual predators.
Nine Female Cyclists in Indonesia’s Banda Aceh Were Tracked Down by Police For Wearing ‘Sexy’ Clothes
The incident has dragged the province's controversial Sharia-based dress code back into the spotlight. As for the riders' offending garb? Long-sleeved shirts and dark slacks.
It has to do with cultural expectations, for one thing, and stigma, for another, but some say the government could also stand to be a little more flexible.
Amid a substantial drop in the use of birth control since the onset of the pandemic, Indonesian authorities are taking to the streets to remind people to use contraceptives.