Jakarta Governor, Anies Baswedan monitored flood handling on Jalan Lebak Bulus Dalam, Cilandak Barat, Cilandak, South Jakarta, on Thursday (1/2).
" We remind residents to stay safe and take care of their health"
He checked condition of houses that affected by flood and preparation in public kitchen and shelter.
"We remind residents to stay safe and take care of their health. Hopefully flood could recede as soon as possible," he conveyed.
On the same location, Cilandak Barat Urban Village Head, Agus Gunawan mentioned, flood in Lebak Bulus Barat has receded. Most evacuees have also returned to their own houses.
"Flood has receded and residents have returned to clean their houses. Some of them also stay at their neighbor's house," he said.
He informed, there are around 570 flood victims in his region. 15 families have been evacuated to Anies' house that is located on Jalan Lebak Bulus Dalam II, Cilandak Barat, Cilandak.
"Some of them evacuate to governor's house. Most of them are toddlers and elderly," he added.
According to him, PPSU personnel were also deployed to handle flood and evacuate residents together with other units.
"We deploy 20 PPSU personnel together with Satpol PP, RT, RW, LMK, and Kampung Siaga Bencana (KSB) members," he closed.