Anticipation eruption of Mount Agung, the chairman of the PMI collect Se Bali-Bali

from Indonesian Red Cross
Published on 26 Sep 2017 View Original

Alert status Mount Agung has been issued by BVMBG the date of 22 September 2017 at 20:30 pm an impact on increasing the number of displaced people are spread throughout the County / City in Bali. Up to date 25 September 2017 20:00 pm based on information from the Main Post Tanah Ampo, there are at least 334 refugee points in all areas of Bali.

From the data also achieve the total number of 57 418 people were displaced souls who have been displaced at some point displacement among others Karangasem: 21 280 Life; Klungkung: 19 456 inhabitants; Buleleng: 8518 inhabitants; Tabanan regency: 715 inhabitants; Denpasar city: 2,212 inhabitants; Gianyar regency: 137 inhabitants; Badung regency: 328 inhabitants; Bangli: 4,690 inhabitants; Jembrana 82 lives and may still continue to grow because the evacuation process is still ongoing.

In anticipation of the eruption of Mount Agung, the PMI has been active since the date of 19 September 2017 at the Main Post Tanah Ampo. To coordinate the implementation of operations carried out by PMI Regency / City then Chairman of PMI Bali Province Mr. I Gusti Bagus Alit Putra, S. Sos., M.Si opportunity to collect a representative PMI Regency / City on 25 September 2017 held at PMI Area in the area of ​​the Main Post Tanah Ampo.

During the meeting, the Chairman asked that PMI PMI Regency / City in Bali to be able to continue to increase His ministry to the people affected, especially the refugees. For urgent matters in order to keep better coordinate inter-regency / city and province, so that the implementation of PMI's response and activities can be accomplished with the best. PMI coordination activities in Bali ended with the delivery of aid in the form of terpaulin and masks to PMI Karangasem received by PMI Chairman Karangasem regency.

Previous PMI participate actively in supporting the response activities of the Government and until the sixth day of operations (September 25 2017) PMI Karangasem backed PMI Bali Province and District / City with a total personnel of approximately 300 people and is supported by one Unit Mobile Disaster, 3 unit Truck, 2 Double Cabin Car unit 11 unit Ambulance derta 9 operational fleet.

Some of the activities carried out PMI, among others Evacuation of people in the area of ​​Disaster Risk (KRB) who still lives at home, the implementation of a common kitchen (DU), Cleaning around the site command post, receiving assistance and structuring Warehouse Logistics, installation of signs prone to disasters and support other activities while coordinating with other cross-cutting.

For further information, please contact: Taufan Kristanto, Sos (PMI Tanah Ampo - Karangasem - 081 647 36 056) or Arifin M. Hadi, Head of Disaster Management Division PMI NHQ, Mobile: 081 297 777 755