Food Aid for Landslide and Flood Victims Jagakarsa Prepared

After Aksi Cepat Tanggap’s Disaster Emergency Response Team evacuated the flood victims in Jagakarsa on Saturday (10/10), emergency assistance was prepared for residents affected by flooding in Ciganjur, Jagakarsa, Sunday (10/11) afternoon.

Aksi Cepat Tanggap opens a humanitarian post at the As-Syifa Mosque in Ciganjur, Jagakarsa. (ACTNews)

ACTNews, SOUTH JAKARTA - Aksi Cepat Tanggap (ACT) has prepared logistical assistance for flood victims on Jalan Damai RT 04/02 Ciganjur, Jagakarsa, South Jakarta, Sunday (11/10). The assistance consists of Waqf Drinking Water, staple foodstuffs, and hygiene needs.

"Insha Allah, on Sunday afternoon we will carry out the distribution. Currently, the RW is still collecting data, ”explained Muhammad Albar from the South Jakarta ACT Program Team.

ACT also opened a humanitarian post and simultaneously alerted a humanitarian fleet in the form of a pre-hospital ambulance, cabin car, and a logistic truck at the As Syifa Mosque, Ciganjur, South Jakarta.

The rain that continued to flush Jakarta on Saturday afternoon triggered a landslide disaster that befell residents of RT 04/02 Kelurahan Ciganjur. At least 300 households or the equivalent of around 1,200 people were affected, one person died. Based on data that ACT received on Saturday night, the refugee centers are in three postal posts, one of which is the RT 04/02 pavilion. "Dermawan's friends can provide the best assistance through Dermawan's Indonesia website or they can contact ACT South Jakarta," said Albar.

Based on information from BPBD's Twitter, the Deputy Governor of DKI Jakarta along with the ranks of local area officials in Ciganjur, Jagakarsa, have conducted a survey of the locations of landslides and floods. []