JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - PT United Family Food (Unifam) has collaborated with HOPE Worldwide Indonesia in providing mobile wash basin. The collaboration was conducted as part of the concerns of Unifam and HOPE Worldwide Indonesia on the CoronaVirus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic.
Unifam is a Private Company, whose Head Office is located in Jalan Panjang, West Jakarta. This company is known for its superior candy product Milkita, which has existed for more than 30 years.
PT United Family Food Senior Advisor Maria Theodora Kurniawati said the company and HOPE Worldwide Indonesia wanted to participate in preventing the rapid Covid-19 transmission. Maria said cleanliness and health are also absolutely necessary, and especially being discipline in washing hands.
"Unifam, in cooperation with HOPE Worldwide Indonesia, have provided mobile wash basin dispatched in West Jakarta, mainly the Duri Kosambi area, in the traditional markets," Maria said to Netralnews, on Thursday (04/02/2020).
Maria further said that the mobile wash basin are operational from 07:30 Indonesian western time to the afternoon. The mobile wash basin is provided so that people can be increasingly aware of the importance of health and discipline to wash their hands to avoid various viruses, bacteria, as well as other diseases.
As of Thursday (04/02/2020) at 12:00 Indonesian western time, the positive cases of Covid-19 in Indonesia has reached 1,790 cases. A total of 112 people were cured, and 170 people died.
Therefore, handwashing is believed to be a method that can be done to break the chain of transmission of Covid-19 in the community. In addition to washing hands, another effort to break the chain of transmission of Covid-19 is to avoid touching the face area.