The peak of the outbreak is estimated to occur around 60-80 days after the announcement of first confirmed covid-19 cases in the country on March 2, 2020. It will coincide with the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
"Everything has been prepared since two weeks ago," President Jokowi said here on Monday, March 16, 2020.
According to the former Jakarta governor, the government has prepared 132 public hospitals and 109 military hospitals. In addition, the government has also readied 65 police hospitals.
"If it is not enough, we will cooperate with private hospitals," President Jokowi stated.
"We will also ensure supplies of foods. It will be supervised by Bulog (the Central Logistics Agency)," Presideent Jokowi noted.
As of Monday, March 16, 2020, the government has recorded 134 confirmed Covid-19 cases, eight recovered patients and five deaths.