With the development of homegrown vaccines, it is hoped that Indonesia will have sufficient doses to inoculate its citizens in the efforts to contain the spread of Covid-19.
BPOM Head Penny Lukito attended a working meeting with DPR Commission IX at the Parliament Complex, Senayan, Jakarta, Wednesday, March 10. The meeting discussed government support for the development of the Merah Putih (red and white) vaccine and the Nusantara vaccine.
Former Health Minister Terawan Agus Putranto injected the Nusantara vaccine at senior politician Aburizal Bakrie at the Gatot Soebroto Army Hospital, Jakarta, Friday, April 16.
Health Minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Andika Perkasa and BPOM Head Penny Lukito signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) related to development of the homegrown Nusantara vaccine, Monday, April 19.
(Writer: Haryanti Puspa Sari, Nicholas Ryan Aditya, Wisnu Nugroho | Editor: Icha Rastika, Krisiandi, Amir Sodikin)
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