COVID-19 is a virus that is known to cause symptoms ranging from fever, dry cough, and difficulty breathing. The infection spreads from one person to another through a small spark (droplet) when the person coughs or sneezes.

According to Ariestya Devitha Bouty, PR Manager of the hotel said the virus was first discovered in the city of Wuhan, Hubei province, China at the end of December 2019. The virus spread quickly in various countries including in Indonesia, the World Health Organization (WHO) officially declared a virus outbreak this corona as a pandemic.

“Based on the directives announced by the President of the Republic of Indonesia and the Governor of DKI Jakarta related to breaking the chain of distribution of COVID-19 is also a suggestion for each employee to remain stay at home and for the safety and comfort of all guests, then ASTON Kartika Grogol conduct temporary closure of hotel operations from April 1, 2020 to time limit that has not been determined,” she said.

She added that all management and employees of ASTON Kartika Grogol have been doing social distancing during work and until now all employees are in good health and none of them are indicated from COVID-19, going forward we will continue to strive to maintain each other’s health.

“We also hope that the situation can be conducive again so we can welcome the returning guests,” Ariestya Devitha Bouty concluded. []