Minister of Industry Agus Gumiwang revealed that 238 employees of the LG factory were known to have been exposed to the Corona (COVID-19).
Initially there were several LG employees confirmed Corona.
“Mulanya, ada 1 atau 2 para karyawan,” Agus told reporters, Selasa (25/8/2020).
Setelah itu, the Bekasi Regency Government carried out tracing of all LG factory employees. Hasil dari, hundreds of employees tested positive for Corona.
“Then conducted a test and trace by the Task Force, the results are 238 employees positive for COVID,” added Agus.
Agus emphasized that LG has stopped factory operations for the next 14 hari.
This is to reduce the spread of the Coronavirus in industrial areas.
Sementara itu, the spokesman for the Bekasi Regency COVID-19 Task Force, Alamsyah, said something similar.
He said that one of the LG factory employees who tested positive for Corona had died.
It is said that the employee who died was one of the staff whose movements were mobile at the factory.
Sampai sekarang, the Bekasi Regency Government is still tracing the spread of the virus in industrial areas.