BANDUNG. Heavy rain with high frequency in Bandung causes South Bandung area flooded. This flood occurs due to overflow of Cikapundung, Cisangkuy, and Citarum River, thus it soak 3 Sub-districts; Dayeuhkolot, Baleendah, and Bojongsoang.
The number of residents affected in the three sub-districts is numbered to 323 families (1069 Souls); 134 Elderly, 122 Toddler, 4 Pregnant women, 19 Breastfeeding Mothers, 86 Children, not only that this flood also hit various Infrastructure that is 5,806 houses, 13 school buildings, 8 public facilities buildings, and 24 worship places.
Currently the victims affected by the flood are still at 19 evacuation points such as inkanas building, GOR Baleendah, village hall, the nearest mosque, and other refugee points.
Volunteers of Rumah Zakat Bandung on (16/11) coordinated with to the main post and search the victim data affected by floods in the main post of BPBD Bandung Regency.
Based on the coordination, Volunteers will carry out disaster-caring action on (18/11).
“The plan, we will start a disaster-caring action on Saturday, we will hold a religious lecture for woman and invite children to play so that there are useful activities in the refugee, in addition we will also assest for establishing a post “said Nur, Action Coordinator of South Bandung flood disaster.
The urgent need of the refugees are staple food, medicine, pampers and sanitary napkins, toiletries, and fast food.
Newsroom/ Lailatul Istikhomah