BANDUNG-Ministry of Social Affairs has distributed logistical aid, food and tents needs to the needy people through post coordinated by West Java Provincial Social Service Office and Social Department of Kota Kota with total logistical support distributed to Rp893 million.
According to the Minister of Social Affairs, Khofifah Indar Parawansa, the aid reached Rp893 million consisted of logistics sent for earthquake victims such as side dishes, kid ware, food ware, family kits, multipurpose tents, mattresses, blankets and rolling tents.
"We send logistical support for earthquake victims according to the needs of today's society," said Khofifah, through a release received by www.Jabarprov.go.id, Sunday (17/12).
Khofifah also asked the regional head to immediately issue an Emergency Certificate because with the Emergency Decree, the logistics needs, especially the government's rice reserves, can be deployed or distributed immediately.
"Now what I ask is an Emergency Decree from the regent, the mayor in his area affected by natural disasters, please very much to immediately issue the Emergency Decree," he said.
Due to the emergency decree, the logistics needs, especially the government's rice reserves, can be deployed immediately, "he said. (Parno)