Firefighters from North Jakarta and Thousand Islands Fire Handling and Rescue (Gulkarmat) Sub-department educate 40 residents of RW 11 Warakas Urban Village, North Jakarta, Tanjung Priok, North Jakarta how to extinguish fire using wet sacks and fire extinguisher.
" Hopefully this training can help reducing fire cases to occur in this area"
RW 11 Head, Herawati appreciates firefighters who train residents to handle fire.
"It makes our residents to be more prepared in anticipating fire and minimizing fire damage," she mentioned, Monday (7/15).
Warakas Urban Village Head, Makhrus Nugroho Darojat also explained that Warakas is a density populated area.
"We also hope to have fire station in this area thus when fire occur, we can handle it quickly," he added.
Meanwhile North Jakarta and Thousand Islands Gulkarmat Sub-department Head, Satriadi Gunawan expects residents for not only know how to handle fire, but also how to prevent it.
"Hopefully this trai ning can help reducing fire cases to occur in this area," he asserted.