Doctors from Papua have been stated that if someone wants to live, then they shouldn’t come over Papua. It was predicted that Papua is not at all ready to handle such pandemic with the minimum facility.
In Papua, seven pulmonologists are present, only 73 ventilators in 45 hospitals according to the official record. Also, there is a limited supply of hazmat suits and 10,000 rapid test kits are present. But at least 60,000 kits should be there.
Doctors have stated that they are not at all preparing to combat this infection, but we need to be. There are limited medical facilities, shortage of medical staffs. Papua has been sealed off each transport service, restricted entry to avoid the outbreak of infection.
However, the increasing number of cases has been created a difficult situation for the government to combat the situation. It has been difficult to trace new cases with limited medical supplies.