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Social Affairs Minister Conducts Swab Test to Employees after Eid Holidays

Social Affairs Minister Conducts Swab Test to Employees after Eid Holidays (kemsos)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - To prevent the spread of Covid-19 after the Eid holiday, a rapid swab antigen test was held for all employees within the Ministry of Social Affairs.

Minister of Social Affairs Tri Rismaharini was present at the Ministry of Social Affairs at 05:30 local time, and immediately monitored the preparation of the rapid swab antigen test which was held at 06:00.

In addition, the Minister of Social Affairs also arranged parks and office spaces within the Ministry of Social Affairs, including opening windows to allow air changes.

Employees within the Ministry of Social Affairs consist of State Employees, Non-Civil Servant Government Employees, and canteen merchants.

"This follows up on the direction of the Minister of Social Affairs regarding efforts to prevent the spread of Covid-19 against ASN, PPNPN and canteen traders," said the Head of Bureau Organization and Personnel, Amin Raharjo in Jakarta, Monday (17/5/2021).

The Rapid Swab Antigen Test, said Amin, was carried out thoroughly for ASN, PPNPN and canteen traders for two days, Monday-Tuesday (17-18/5/2021).

"The Head of the Work Unit arranges the Rapid Swab Antigen Test schedule for employees through attendance for the WFO 50% of the number of employees today," said Amin.

Meanwhile, the rest or 50% of employees who work from home (WFH) or vice versa on Tuesday for those who are working from office (WFO) become WFH.

"All employees are prohibited from entering the workspace, before receiving a negative antigen rapid swab examination, by showing a Certificate to the Covid-19 Task Force," said Amin.

For the Central Work Unit in Badiklit Pensos, Social Welfare Center for Social Welfare and TMPN Kalibata officers, a rapid swab antigen test was carried out at the Ministry of Social Affairs Cawang Kencana.

"For the Technical Implementation Unit (UPT) of the Ministry of Social Affairs to adjust its implementation which is regulated by each head of the Work Unit," concluded Amin.