Vaccination could be a factor in the significant increase in positive confirmed cases of Covid-19 in office clusters in the past week. Because, the assumption that they have been vaccinated makes it looser in implementing health protocols.
“If we look at the increase in cases, it is usually due to two things, namely, slack prokes and high mobility. We see lessons learned from various countries that have experienced a spike in cases and currently vaccination is added to the assumption that it is safe and immune,” said the Covid Vaccination Spokesperson. -19, Siti Nadia Tarmizi to MNC Portal, Monday (26/4/2021). Berita Terkini
In fact, said Nadia, in enforcing restrictions on community activities (PPKM), the number of people who can only work in offices has been enforced. However, it seems that face-to-face meetings are starting to resume.
“Actually, the implementation of micro PPKM is still enforced, including the rules for the number of people entering the office. And also face-to-face meetings have also begun to be held,” he explained. Read: Vaccination Update: 11,844,579 People Have Dose 1 and 6,998,304 Dose 2 Vaccines. Berita politik
In addition, according to Nadia, the increase in positive cases of Covid-19 in office clusters was not just being exposed in the office. However, it can also be exposed when heading to the office, for example from public transportation.
“On the other hand, the office cluster does not mean transmission in the office but the risk in public places, for example in public transportation, is also possible for transmission to occur,” he said. Berita Hari Ini
It is known, the DKI Jakarta Health Office recorded a significant increase in positive confirmed cases of Covid-19 in office clusters in the past week. Based on data, from 12 to 18 April 2021, the number of confirmed positive cases of Covid-19 that had been identified was 425 patients from 177 office clusters.
Meanwhile, in the period 5 to 11 April 2021, there were 157 positive confirmed cases of Covid-19 in office areas, from 78 offices. Avril Lavigne Fanpage