Globalinvestigasinews.co.id. Surabaya. 02 January 2021. Governor of East Java Khofifah Indar Parawansa announced that he was positive for Covid-19. This news was conveyed by Governor Khofifah through his social media accounts, Saturday (2/1/2021) this afternoon.
"Based on the results of the regular weekly swab, I tested positive for Covid-19," wrote Governor Khofifah on his Instagram account @ khofifah.ip, Saturday (2/1).
The governor said that he was positive for corona without symptoms and was in fine condition. Now the first female governor in East Java is undergoing independent isolation.
However, Governor Khofifah ensured that the wheels of government in the East Java Provincial Government were running normally as usual. He also asked for prayers to all people of East Java, so that they can get well soon and be able to return to activities.
"I can coordinate all government tasks with the Deputy Governor, the Regional Secretary and the OPDs. Please pray, so that I can recover soon and be active as before," he wrote.
Khofifah also advised all East Java people to obey and discipline health protocols. "To all people of East Java, I beg you to adhere to health protocols. Never underestimate this virus. May Allah SWT protect all of us and the Indonesian nation. Aamiin," he appealed. (Ahmad)