Booster Vaccination Set as Requirement for Travel, Large Gatherings

The Coordinating Minister of Economic Affairs Airlangga Hartarto said the Covid-19 Task Force had issued a circular for crowd activities to include proof of vaccine booster shots while regarding crowd permits, he added, Jokowi also urged people to push the use of the PeduliLindungi app. The tightening of road and travel conditions had to be done in order to anticipate a significant increase in COVID-19 cases, such as in France, Italy and Germany.  Significant increase also occurred in neighboring country, Singapore.

“The government will re-implement the policy of incentives and disincentives by changing and re-enacting the requirements for booster vaccination as a condition for people’s mobility to public areas. In addition, the government will also re-implement the requirements for booster vaccination as a condition for traveling by air, land, and sea, which will be carried out in two weeks,” said The Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment as the Coordinator of the Java-Bali PPKM Luhut Panjaitan.