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Indonesia is now the center of the COVID-19 pandemic in Asia.
The increase of infections is caused by the very contagious Delta variant.
In Jakarta, COVID patients are quarantining at home because hospitals are full.
To help, the group “Wallet for the Poor” is providing free meals to home-bound patients.
为了提供帮助，一家名为“Wallet for the Poor”的组织正在为居家病人提供免费膳食。
Contagious describes an infectious disease that is passed from person to person through direct or indirect contact.
Contagious can also describe a feeling that spreads among people quickly, like happiness or fear.