By EDNA TARIGAN
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo has urged people and government officials to limit travel abroad after the country detected the first case of the omicron variant of the coronavirus in an employee. hospital hygiene. The patient is asymptomatic and is being isolated at the Athletes Village emergency hospital, where he worked. The government established this facility in March 2020 to treat COVID-19 patients and is an isolation site for Indonesians returning from abroad. Indonesia’s health minister said the infection was confirmed on Wednesday and he urged people to continue to follow recommended protocols, including wearing masks and maintaining physical distance. He also called for increased testing and speeding up the country’s vaccination program.
https://kesq.com/news/ap-national-news/2021/12/16/widodo-urges-stay-home-after-omicron-confirmed-in-indonesia/ Widodo urged to stay at home after omicron confirmed in Indonesia