The Jakarta administration, distributed social aid in the form of 10-kg rice to around 4,930 people in Pinang Ranti Urban Village, Makasar, East Jakarta, which aims to mitigate the hardship of the Covid-19 pandemic amid PPKM Level 4, on Friday (8/13).
We will come door to door in order to avoid long queues
Pinang Ranti Urban Village Head, Abdul Haris said, the aid was distributed to five RWs through 25 PPSU personnel. Afterwards, his side had cooperated with RT caretakers to distribute the aid door to door to comply with physical distancing rules.
"We will come door to door in order to avoid long queues," he said.
Of 4,930 packages, 1,333 were distributed to RW 01, 1,670 were for RW 02, 878 were for RW 03, 483 were for RW 04, and 566 were for RW 05.
RW 04 Pinang Ranti Chairman, Abdul Rahim, appreciated the action. He hoped that it could lighten local residents' burden in fulfilling daily needs.
"I want to say thank you for the aid. Hopefully it can help those in need," he concluded.