"Langkisau Festival has been postponed until an undetermined time," said Pesisir Selatan Regent Hendrajoni in Painan on Monday.
He said the Langkisau Festival which is held every year is always crowded with tourists, not only in the district but also nationally and internationally.
This is due to various activities held such as opening ceremonies, children's nagari games, selection of tourism ambassadors, beach volleyball circuits national-level and paragliding championships.
He made sure until now no residents of the area were infected with the Corona virus even so the anticipatory steps continue to be implemented.
He mentioned that some of the steps that had been implemented were by forming a disaster management team, an outbreak and extraordinary condition.
Convey to all health centers, nagari health centers, Tapan Regional Hospital, M Zein Regional Hospital and BKM General Hospital about early vigilance about the Corona virus.
To issue Circular of Regent Number 800.146 / DINKES-PS / I / 2020 concerning Preparedness in Preventing the Corona Virus Spread in the local area.
Encouraging the health center to actively disseminate prevention efforts and remind people to behave in a clean and healthy life.
Inviting people who feel sick to immediately go to the nearest health facility for a health check, wearing a mask, especially for those who are sick and close their mouth when coughing
For spraying with disinfectants, the regency is still waiting for instructions from the West Sumatra Province Health Office.
Transleted by: Mutiara Ramadhani
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