"This morning, I saw and reviewed the vaccination program conducted in Thamrin City and Grand Indonesia, so that all shop assistants and those operating in shopping areas and malls can all be vaccinated," the president stated at Grand Indonesia.
On the occasion, Jokowi was accompanied by Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin, Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan, and General Chairperson of the Indonesian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KADIN) Rosan P. Roeslani, among others.
"We are optimistic that (vaccination) can slow down, reduce, and eliminate the spread of COVID-19," he remarked.
The president again reminded the public to remain disciplined in applying health protocols everywhere.
"I also want to continue to remind all of us going anywhere to always, wear masks, wear masks, wear masks," he emphasized.