Bali in Emergency Status Due to Earthquake Disaster

Thursday, 21 October 2021 – 13:41 GMT+7
Bali in Emergency Status Due to Earthquake Disaster - English
Coordinating Minister for Human Development and Culture Muhadjir Effendy visited an earthquake-affected site in Bali / Credit: Antara

The central and regional governments have distributed various kinds of assistance to isolated residents via waterways, ranging from food, clothing, and blankets to cleaning tools.

The central government has also distributed ready-to-use funds to affected regencies for post-earthquake needs, with each regency receiving Rp 250 million (US$17,680).

The minister also asked for special attention to women and children. (antara/lia/mcr20/jpnn)

This news has been broadcast on with the title: Bali Berstatus Darurat Bencana, Ini Perintah Menko PMK Muhadjir Effendy

Bali is still in a disaster emergency status due to the Karangasem earthquake that killed three people.