BALI. Rumah Zakat established a Humanitarian Command which also serves as a public kitchen for Mount Agung refugees, Bali. Since Thursday (21/09). and the public kitchen Rumah Zakat supplies 1200 food packages for the refugees every day.
“The Public Kitchen supplies at least 370 packets of food per one time, a team of volunteers who directly distribute food to facilitate the refugees,” Bagas explained as the Action coordinator of Gunung Agung Disaster Rescue, Wednesday (27/09).
Zakat House Humanitarian Command Post located in Nurul Huda Mosque Gelgel Kp. Gelgel, Kec. Klungkung, Kab. Klungkung. Posko This is a new post after previously establishing at Masjid Al-Hikmah Buitan, Karangasem District.
“We moved the post to a new location because the refugees at the previous post have been moved to some posts,” he said. BPBD Bali is in the process of arranging the refugee post to be more organized considering the growing number of refugees every day.
In addition to supplying food, the Volunteers team also organizes play activities while studying with refugee children from Kampung Glegel. “We invite them to play while they learn to be cheerful and not feel bored in the evacuation post,” said Bagas.
Until now, recorded the number of refugees reached 75,673 people spread in 377 points of refuge in 9 cities/regencies in Bali. Help is still needed for the refugees including additional public kitchen, logistics, medicine, refugee tents, and blankets.
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