BigBussiness – The Ministry of Social Affairs (Kemensos) as a member of the working group for handling covid-19 has accelerated the handling of covid-19 through the implementation of non-cash food card social assistance, cash social assistance, cash social assistance for non-PKH pin cards and rice social assistance.
The aid aims to help meet the needs of the families of recipients of social assistance.
This time, Cash Social Assistance (BST) was distributed in Badung, Bali. The distribution in this area is a Phase VII distribution carried out by PT Pos Indonesia (Persero) with an assistance value of IDR 300,000 for each recipient family (KPM).
The distribution was allocated 101046 KPM, with details of Denpasar City as many as 10,152 KPM, Badung Regency 12,154 KPM, and the rest spread over seven other districts in Bali.
Alhamdulillah, dismissed Bogor residents receive social assistance of 2.5 million IDR
“Social assistance is expected to be right on target, on time and in accordance with the target set. The budget will come from the state budget (APBN). It is also hoped that work synergy can be realized between related parties in the distribution of social assistance to accelerate the management of covid-19, “” said the Director General of the Ministry of Social Affairs for the Management of the Poor (PFM) Asep Sasa Purnama, Saturday (17/10/2020).
Indonesian Parliament Speaker Puan Maharani, Minister of Social Affairs Juliari P. Batu Bara, Director General of PT Pos Faizal Rochmad Djoemadi, directly reviewed the distribution process.
Also attending the event was Gusti Ayu Bintang Darmawati, Minister for Women’s Empowerment and Child Welfare, Asep Sasa Purnama, Director General for Poor Management at the Ministry of Social Affairs, Edi Suharto, Director General for Social Empowerment at the Ministry of Social Affairs and Financial Services at PT Pos Indonesia (Persero) Charles Sitor .
In his comments, Puan said that this assistance was assistance from the government through the Ministry of Social Affairs for the Covid 19 pandemic.
Puan stressed that most people make money from tourism as a tourist destination. It is hoped that with this help, people affected by Covid can ease the burden on society.
The social assistance program is considered to be able to provide economic benefits to society
Pos Indonesia’s President Faizal R Djoemadi said that in the previous Stage I to Stage VI for Bali and the Nusa Tenggara region, it had an allocation of 3,141,580 KPM, and had realized 3,081,138 KPM or 98.06 percent.