East Jakarta Transportation Sub-agency (Sudinhub)'s operational vehicles had been deployed since June 29 to help transport 14 coffins and 23 COVID-19 patients who died at home.
So far, we have transported 14 coffins and 23 bodies from their homes to several public cemeteries
East Jakarta Sudinhub's Monitoring and Controlling Section Head, Riky Erwinda mentioned, due to limited transport, 10 operational vehicles that were initially deployed to help transport COVID-19 patients, now also used to transport coffins and COVID-19 bodies.
"So far, we have transported 14 coffins and 23 bodies from their homes to several public cemeteries (TPUs)," he informed, Friday (7/9).
In detail, 14 coffins were sent fro m TPU Petamburan to RSUD Pasar Rebo, from East Jakarta Mayor Office to Jatinegara Sub-district Office, and from Ciracas Sub-district Office to several public cemeteries on Jl. Dewa Ciracas, Jl. Haji Baping Susukan, Komplek KPAD Cibubur, and other TPUs.
Meanwhile, 23 COVID-19 bodies were sent from their homes to several TPUs. Such as from Jl. Gardu RT 04/05 Lubang Buaya to TPU Bambu Apus, from Jl. HJ Mus RT 05/03 Cilangkap Urban Village to TPU Bambu Apus, from Jl. Kramat 3 K No.56 RT 07/10 Cipayung to TPU Bambu Apus, from Jl. Assyafiiyah 3 No.96 RT.008/003 Cilangkap to TPU Rorotan, North Jakarta, and so on.