Ministry of Social Affairs and Forkor R2 Distributes Social Assistan
BEKASI (May 22, 2020) - Ministry of Social Affairs continues to work with various elements of the community in responding the difficult situation caused by by COVID-19.
In accordance with the direction of Director General of Social Empowerment Edi Suharto, so that every implementation of the distribution of the social assistance have to involve District Social Welfare Workers (TKSK) and other social pillars according to their region.
The receiver of basic food assistance are citizens who affected economically by COVID-19 and have never received social assistance either from the central or regional governments.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, they had difficulty in looking for their primary needs because they are no longer to work regularly and have to stay at home longer.
Gratitude to the Minister of Social Affairs was conveyed by beneficiaries.
"With this assistance, it is very useful for me, thanks to the Minister of Social Affairs for helping and providing this food to me," said Sadiah, who has a husband as scavenger.