In each tent he visited, the President greeted the refugees—who ranged from kids to the aged—taking shelter there quickly.
“Do you want rooster? That is rooster. Eat it; it is nonetheless sizzling,” he remarked whereas talking to residents within the evacuation tents.
The pinnacle of state additionally supplied logistical help within the type of staple meals to the refugees. He additionally expressed his condolences over the catastrophe, which claimed many lives within the space.
At present, the federal government has ready a price range for the renovation of properties destroyed by the pure catastrophe.
“Later, Rp50 million (US$3,192) will assist for the heavy (injury, crimson), Rp25 million (US$1,596) for reasonable ones, Rp10 million (US$638) for mild ones. Later, when the earthquake has calmed down, alright, begin constructing homes, okay,” he mentioned.
One of many refugees, Yuli, lauded President Widodo’s go to.
She mentioned she was grateful to obtain the essential wants help from the President.
“Hopefully, (what the President gave) will probably be changed (by God). Amen. Thanks very a lot,” she remarked.
One other refugee, Yanti, expressed the hope that the help distributed by Widodo amid his busy schedule could be helpful for different refugees.
“Thanks to Mister (President) who has taken the time (to go to us, regardless of) being busy, in fact. Anyway, thanks,” Yanti remarked.
A 5.6-magnitude earthquake struck Cianjur, West Java, on Monday afternoon, damaging a number of buildings and claiming 162 lives.
At the least 362 folks sustained gentle to critical accidents, 2,345 properties have been closely broken, and round 13,400 folks needed to search shelter elsewhere as a result of quake.
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