SUMENEP. Friday (12/10) Rumah Zakat volunteers conducted an assessment and distributed aid to residents affected by the 6.4 magnitude earthquake Thursday morning (11/10). Amirarullah, Volunteer of Rumah Zakat and also the facilitator of Desa Berdaya in East Java visited Perambanan Hamlet in Jambusok village, Gayam sub-district to assess the impact of the earthquake. From the results of his assumption, several houses were damaged, some even collapsed, some mosques in the village were damaged.
“There were several houses damaged and even destroyed, some mosques were also damaged by the earthquake,” he said
In the assessment, Amirullah immediately provided building material assistance in the form of cement to repair 2 mosques and 1 Madrasah diniyah, namely Hidyatus sibyan Mosque, Nurul Huda Mosque and Madrasah diniyah Martaul Muridin.
“Alhamdulillah, I am very grateful to Rumah Zakat for helping to renovate Mosque affected by the earthquake. We are very in need and very grateful for getting direct attention from Rumah Zakat, “said Mr. Misnawar as the Takmir of Masjid Hidyatus sibyan mosque.
Not only did the Assessment in Perambanan Village, Amirullah also visited the Gayam Health Center and the house of a resident whose family died due to the earthquake and provided assistance in the form of Cash for 9 people injured.
“Alhamdulillah, they are very grateful to Rumah Zakat and indeed they really need help,” Amirullah said.
Until now many people who live outside their homes because they are still traumatized to live at homes whose conditions were damaged by the earthquake.