14.8 million people were injected with the first dose of Covid-19 vaccine
The number of recipients of the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine reached 14,815,666 people as of Saturday, May 22, 2021. This number increased by 209,335 from the previous day.
“The number of recipients of the second dose of vaccination is 9,825,499,” quoted from data from the Covid-19 Task Force (Task Force) on Saturday, May 22, 2021.
This number increased by 114,253 people from the previous day. The national vaccination target is 181 million people. This amount is equivalent to 70 percent of Indonesia’s population.
The government is targeting to vaccinate 40,349,049 people by June 2021. This target was conveyed by President Joko Widodo in commemorating one year of the Covid-19 pandemic. Politik Indonesia
Jokowi hopes that 1 million people can be vaccinated in one day to achieve this target. The goal, herd immunity is quickly realized.
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However, the target of one million people being vaccinated a day has not yet been realized. The target has not been met due to constraints by health facilities. Another obstacle is the incomplete data information system needed for vaccination and unclear communication flow in the community. Dunia Politik dan Ekonomi
In an effort to support vaccination in the country, Media Group together with Slank launched a social campaign entitled “Vaccines for Indonesia”. This campaign is an effort to jointly rise from the pandemic and foster optimism towards a new normal by continuing to maintain physical and mental health. Vaccine in this heading means not only “medicine” or “anti-virus”, but also an effort to strengthen our mental and spirit in the midst of difficulties caused by the pandemic.
“Slank and the Media Group created a movement with the theme ‘Vaccines for Indonesia’. Hopefully, through music and dialogue, this event can encourage the impact of the pandemic which affects our lives, so keep our spirits up. don’t be afraid to get vaccinated. This is one solution to escape the pandemic, “explained Slank drummer, Bimo Setiawan Almachzumi alias Bimbim. Ekonomi Indonesia
The “Vaccines for Indonesia” program airs on Metro TV every Friday, 20.05 WIB. In this show, Slank not only presents music, but also displays trips to a number of places and interacts with people from various social backgrounds. Politik dalam dan luar negeri