PADANG (13/12) – Flash floods and landslides that occurred in kec. IX Koto Sei Lasi (Guguak Sarai) Kab. Solok, West Sumatera on Saturday (09/12) caused 109 houses affected by floods, broken two bridges, one bridge severely damaged, access road from Janiah to Sirembang River broke, and four families displaced.
Rumah Zakat mobilizes 7 volunteers to conduct Care for Disaster Action. The volunteers also coordinated with the local apparatus and BPBD, distributed basic food aid as much as 75 packages, 30 packets hygiene kits, and cleaning equipment and cleaning houses and public facilities. One of them is Masjid Raya Guguak Sarai.
“The Great Mosque of Guguak Sarai, the whole room had been inundated with water, all the facilities such as prayer mats and the Qur’an were also submerged, we clean the mosque. Many Quran are damaged by the flood,” said Fauzan Sauri as volunteer coordinator.
The urgent needs that are needed are basic foods, clean water, adult clothing and children, sanitary napkins, baby diapers, blankets, toiletries, kitchen utensils and hygiene kits.
Newsroom/ Dea Sukmara