Tower Bersama Sent Aids After Floods In Samarinda
Posted on 5th July 2019
Jakarta - PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk (“TBIG”) sent health volunteers to help flood victims in Samarinda. Recently the city was hit by floods and forced thousands of residents to leave their premises. The floods that spread in three sub-districts: North Samarinda, Sungai Pinang, and Samarinda Ulu affected 30,580 people from 9,358 households.
Responding to high number of fatalities caused by this floods, TBIG dispatched TBIG Mobile Clinic (“Monik TBIG”) to provide health services in six villages, i.e. South Sembaja, Sidodadi, Temindung Permai, Pelita, Kelurahan Mesjid and Kelurahan Bandara. The health services were provided in six consecutive days started from June 26 to July 1, 2019.
Chief of Business Support TBIG, Lie Si An, said that the health services were suitable to be provided for this flood incidents in Samarinda. The magnitude of the flood in June has caused many people with health problems such as diarrhea, skin problem and other diseases. “Understanding the high risk of health problems faced by people here, we chose to focus on providing health assistance to minimize more serious health problems in the near future.” More than 620 beneficiaries attended the activities conducted in three sub-districts in Samarinda.
Furthermore, Herman Setya Budi, President Director PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk added that besides these kinds of disaster response activities, TBIG also conducts other CSR programs corresponds to the actual condition needed by the community. “Implementation of TBIG CSR activities is always directed to the right target in order to bring benefit for the community.”
About PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk:
PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure Tbk (“TBIG”) is a provider of telecommunications infrastructure for the placement of BTS by telecommunications operators in Indonesia. TBIG is publicly listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange and is majority owned by Saratoga Group and Provident Capital.
For more information:
Helmy Yusman Santoso
Director & Corporate Secretary
PT Tower Bersama Infrastructure, Tbk.
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