PONOROGO. The landslide happened again and hoarded neighborhoods and cause casualties. The rain that poured on Friday night (31/03) triggered landslide in Banaran village Pulung District of Ponorogo Regency East Java province on Saturday (04/01) at 06.00 am.
The latest condition of the landslide in Ponorogo, Monday (04/03) team of Rumah Zakat volunteers deployed 12 personnel to evacuate incorporated in sector B. In the evacuation, one male corpse found, while 25 other victims have not been found. In the evacuation process, there is the addition of heavy equipment to facilitate the conduct of operations. Others personnel also come from Malang and Bandung. The evacuation process was stopped due to rain since the afternoon.
Access to the site is quite difficult to pass because the road access to evacuation site is narrow. The streets are stalled because the surrounding communities flocked to see the landslide and it hampered vehicles that will enter the location.
Until now Ponorogo landslide victims still need assistance, such as food, utensils for cooking, mineral water, lighting equipment, heavy equipment to search, communication network systems and additional personnel. Rumah Zakat volunteer team consisting of 12 people opened a post fresh, warm shelters, and assist with logistics.