More than 270 died from overwork-related illnesses in Indonesia elections
Updated : April 28, 2019 01:20 PM IST
The April 17 elections were the first time the country of 26 crore people combined the presidential vote with national and regional parliamentary ones, with an aim to cut costs.
Voting was largely peaceful and was estimated to have drawn 80 percent of the total 19.3 crore voters.
The Health Ministry issued a circular letter on April 23 urging health facilities to give utmost care for sick election staff.
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