Chairperson of the COVID-19 Handling Task Force Doni Monardo said there were 532 residents who wanted to go to Jabodetabek in Bakauheni positive for Corona. Hundreds of residents tested positive for COVID after the PCR test after being checked at the checkpoint.
“There have been found as many as 532 community members who tested positive for COVID after a PCR swab examination. And they are currently being treated in a number of places in Lampung, both in hospitals and places prepared by the Lampung Provincial Government. Most of these travelers are coming back. to Jabodebatek, “said Doni in a virtual press conference, Monday (24/5/2021).
Doni said that if the local government was not alert in blocking the mobility of citizens, there would be many cases of transmission. Doni also said the importance of optimization in Micro PPKM.
“So you can imagine if the Governor of Lampung, Kapolda, Danrem, and all agencies, both central and regional government agencies in the Lampung region, were not maximal in the investigation, many would have passed to the Jabodetabek area so that they could infect their families and relatives and colleagues,” he said.
Doni also reminded residents after traveling to carry out self-quarantine. Including done micro-lockdown if within the scope of RT there are five houses affected by COVID-19.
“We have seen that the cooperation at the regional level in the city and also in the regency is very good, therefore this cooperation needs to be promoted, mutual cooperation. Providing assistance to residents who are exposed to COVID is our cheapest strategy compared to when it is uncontrolled. it is severe and the phase is entering a more dangerous phase, namely the heavy and critical phase, which could not be saved, “said Doni.
(idn / imk)