15 Personnel Deployed to Handle Landslides in Pondok Pinang

Kamis, 20 Mei 2021 15:55 TP Moan Simanjuntak 123

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As many as 15 personnel of Water Resources (SDA) Task Force and PPSU are deployed to handle the collapsed Kali Pesanggrahan Riverbank in landslides, Pondok Pinang Urban Village area Kebayoran Lama, South Jakarta.

The next action is we install a dolken alcove. Then excavation of the soil for making sheet piles to be stronger

South Jakarta SDA Sub-agency Head, Mustajab explained that the incident was the aftermath of the collapsed back of a resident's house in RT 15/08 Pondok Pinang Urban Village, Monday (5/17). It damaged a kitchen, two storerooms and two bathrooms.

He explained personnel had been sent to clean up building debris blocking the water flow of the river.

To anticipate similar case, heaps of sacks filled with stones were made and placed along the area affected by the landslide.

"The next action is we install a dolken alcove. Then excavation of the soil for making sheet piles to be stronger," he stated.