JAYAPURA today | Although the West Papua region has not yet found a Covid-19 case, prevention efforts continue.
For example, the group named Inspirational Youth Papua (PMI), which conducted socialization to Sanggeng market traders, Manokwari, West Papua.
The activity coordinator who is also active at PMI Simon Tabuni explained that the activity that embraced the West Papua Provincial Health Office also distributed free masks and hand sanitizers.
“Covid-19 socialization activities and distribution of masks for free to Papuan mothers,” Simon said in his statement on Thursday (03/26).
Simon said, the activities he carried out received positive responses from the community. For this reason, he said, the socialization activities of Covid-19 hazards and how prevention efforts will continue to be carried out in other regions in the Domberani custom.
“The plan will continue to be carried out in other areas, especially within the scope of the PMI Domberai traditional areas namely Manokwari, Sorong, Bintuni, South Sorong, Raja Ampat, wondama and tambrauw,” concluded Simon.
In West Papua itself, although there has not been found anyone who tested positive for the corona virus. However, the West Papua Province COVID-19 Task Force stated, 38 were Under Monitoring (ODP). A total of 27 are in Manokwari, nine in the Sorong region and two in Teluk Wondama. (Monti)