The most catastrophic damage of the Coronavirus pandemic, perhaps, is not the number of deaths, but its greater success in immobilizing people around the globe. More countries are putting in place travel restrictions, with some taking draconian measures such as implementing a lockdown policy like the one in Italy. President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo recently advised the public in Indonesia to stay at home and to avoid gatherings, but the President stated that a lockdown was not yet necessary. Still, the impact is there with people starting to limit their movement. There are now concerns on the continuity of the implementation of the simultaneous regional elections and the National Games (PON) this year.
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