Deputy Health Minister Dante Saksono reported on the types of variants B117 has been found in Indonesia. The DKI Jakarta Provincial Government is preparing steps and strategies for the spread of the new variant of the Coronavirus from England.
“Regarding the new variant, of course the DKI government, especially the central government, has prepared various concepts and strategies for handling it. Indeed, this new variant cannot be solved partially, not only Indonesia, but the whole world together to anticipate taking precautions and of course handling and control in the future, “said Deputy Governor of DKI Jakarta Ahmad Riza Patria at City Hall, Jl Merdeka Selatan, Central Jakarta, Tuesday (2/3/2021).
Riza did not elaborate on the strategy that had been prepared by his ranks to prevent this new variant virus. But he realized that handling the British mutated corona virus needed to be done thoroughly.
“Whatever the virus that comes, is present in our environment, in our city, in our country, we must face it. We must deal with it wisely, it must be done with the speed of prevention, handling, and good control,” he said.
So far, the DKI Jakarta Provincial Government has focused more on efforts to control the COVID-19 virus through the application of Micro PPKM. Through this implementation, it is hoped that the rate of adding COVID-19 cases in the Capital City will decrease further.
“Tightening the control, there is already a micro PPKM on the PSBB, we will do everything. So far the numbers will continue to decline, hopefully this is a good sign, although not completely, but according to facts and data there is a good increase. The cure rate continues to increase to 95. , 4% mortality rate decreased 1.6%, “he said.
As is known, Deputy Minister of Health (Wamenkes) Dante Saksono Harbuwono said that the mutated Corona virus from England had entered Indonesia. The government is currently directly guarding the doors of arrivals from abroad.
“Currently the government has carried out surveillance of arrivals from abroad to prevent the entry of the COVID-19 strain at the entrance to Indonesia. Furthermore, it is the responsibility of all of us to continue to prevent transmission from occurring in the community by disciplining health protocols,” said a spokesman for the COVID-19 Task Force. 19, Wiku Adisasmito, at a press conference, Tuesday (2/3/2021).
Wiku said that preparedness for threats to state security needs to be the main concern of all levels of society. Wiku said that the key to handling it is mutual cooperation.
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