Prajogo Pangestu through the Bakti Barito Foundation Provides Rp. 2 Billion in Assistance
for Cipto Mangunkusumo Hospital for COVID-19 Treatment
Jakarta, March 24, 2020 – Prajogo Pangestu, Chairman of the Barito Pacific Group and the Founder of the Bakti Barito Foundation donated IDR 2 billion to RSCM to be used to procure medical equipment and supplies such as: COVID-19 test equipment, personal protective equipment (PPE) masks, disinfectants, medicines, and so on.
“We hope that with the support of our founder, RSCM can fulfill the equipment needed in handling COVID-19 as a referral hospital. In these challenging times, the Bakti Barito Foundation wants to help ease the burden on the community and help minimize the impact of the spread of this disease, “said Yazirwan Uyun, organizer of the Bakti Barito Foundation. “In addition, we also feel it is important to support the RSCM because this hospital is one of the hospitals that is also a national reference in various cases of serious illnesses,” concluded Yazirwan.
Assistance from the Bakti Barito Foundation is provided through a bank account owned by RSCM with the knowledge of the Directors of the RSCM.