COVID-19, 1,623 Social Aid Packages Distributed to Panggang Island

Rabu, 30 September 2020 20:58 Suparni 367

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The Jakarta Provincial Government has distributed as many as 1,623 social aid packages to people in Panggang Island Urban Village, North Thousand Islands Sub-district, Thousand Islands.

We directly come door to door in order to avoid the crowd

Panggang Island Urban Village Head Pepen Kuswandi said his side had cooperated with local RT/RW to distribute the aid door to door to comply with physical distancing rules.

"We directly come door to door in order to avoid the crowd," he expressed, Wednesday (9/30).

Of 1,623 packages, 430 packages were for RW 01, 335 were or RW 02, 396 were for RW 03, 202 were for RW 04 and 260 were for RW 05.

"Each package consists of rice, sardines, vermicelli, cooking oil, soy sauce, flour, biscuits and bar soap. Hopefully it can lighten their burden in fulfilling daily needs amid the pandemic," he stated.