20 PPSU personnel of Gedong Urban Village, Pasar Rebo, East Jakarta, are deployed to clean the area from remaining material after flood caused by overflowing Ciliwung River. For now, flood at RT 01/03, 04/11 and 10/11 has receded.
"It has been receded now. With help from PPSU, people clean their house and roads"
Gedong Urban Village Head, Eko Kusdaryati informed, flood began to recede around 9 PM and totally receded at 5 AM this morning. But material such as mud and trash are still remaining.
"It has receded now. PPSU personnel assisted people clean their house and roads," she mentioned, Tuesday (2/6).
According to her, trash and mud on the road and water channel were easily seen. Moreover, inside of resident's houses.
"We deploy 20 PPSU personnel to help residents clean remaining trash and mud," she explained.
Siswanto (49), local resident said, residents started to clean at 6 AM. They cleaned mud with around 20 cm thick.
"It has receded now ," he added.
For information, previously RT 01/03, RT 04/11 and RT 10/01 of Gedong Urban Village were flooded since Monday (2/5) afternoon. Water level has reached more than 1.5 meters at 4.30 PM and 40 families were evacuated to a safer place.