PT. Transportasi Jakarta (Transjakarta) deployed 187 buses to transport residents who participated in COVID-19 vaccination at Gelora Bung Karno (GBK) Main Stadium, Central Jakarta.
Those buses pick-up residents in 41 sub-districts points throughout Jakarta and this service is free of charge
PT. Transjakarta Service and Development Director, Achmad Izzul Waro stated, all types of buses managed by Transjakarta, including Low Entry buses, Maxi buses, Vintage buses, and Minitrans buses were deployed to transport all Jakarta residents to the vaccination sites.
"Those buses pick-up residents in 41 sub-districts points throughout Jakarta and this service is free of charge," he conveyed, Saturday (6/26).
He explained that the bus only picked up residents once, then waited for them to finish being vaccinated. After that, residents will be transported back to the pick-up location.
"We have confirmed that all buses have met health protocol standards, starting from being cleaned with disinfectant liquid, installing safe distance signs, and providing hand sanitizer," he mentioned.
According to him, this service was one of Transjakarta's supports for government in handling COVID-19 pandemic.
"Through this activity, we hope more people can be vaccinated. Thank you to the government for initiating COVID-19 vaccination (Serbuan Vaksinasi) program," he said.
For information, Serbuan Vaksinasi program at SUGBK was attended by President of Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo (Jokowi) and Jakarta Governor, Anies Baswedan.