Panca added that IW charged the public Rp. 250 thousand [$17.40] for a shot. “The group vaccinated 1,085 people during 15 illegal group vaccination drives, 14 of which were held in Medan and one in Jakarta since April 2021." he noted.
Panca said that SW procured and organized the recipients for the illegal vaccine drive. “I was involved in the vaccine ring to facilitate a number of friends who wanted to be vaccinated,” SW said.
“My friends paid up the [Rp. 250 thousand] fee to me in cash, which I then disbursed to the doctors.”
Panca said IW reiterated her under questioning. “IW admitted that he got the vaccines from his colleague SH after he filed the request. He also admitted to carrying out illegal vaccination drives in Jakarta,” he said.
Panca asserted that the four made Rp. 271,250,000 [$18,879.14] over the past month, before the police shut down their illegal operation.
32 Health Workers in Cilacap, Central Java Exposed to Indian Covid-19 Variant
The Indian B.1.617.2 Covid-19 strain continues to put the Central Java port town of Cilacap on edge, after 32 staff of the Cilacap Regional General Hospital tested positive for the coronavirus.
“The rapidity with which the medical staff was exposed to the B.1.617.2 mutation reflects that how it can transmits more quickly than other strains,” said Cilacap Regional General Hospital Director Ichlas Riyanto on Saturday.