Bank Jateng Helps Victims of Kalibening Earthquake

BANJARNEGARA – Bank Jateng provides assistance to victims of the earthquake in Kalibening. The assistance was given directly by the President Director of Bank Jateng, Supriyatno to the Regent of Banjarnegara Budhi Sarwono at the evacuation site on Thursday (19/4).

President Director of Bank Jateng Supriyatno said the assistance given in the form of money worth Rp 200 million. He said that the aid distributed is a social fund of Bank Jateng. “The social funds we distributed to the earthquake victims are from all employees,” he said. Bank Jateng does have social funds channeled to the needy community. For example, people affected by natural disasters. He said the aid was deliberately given shortly after the disaster.

“Not to seek popularity,” he said. But for the earthquake-stricken communities, it can immediately rebuild homes and other damaged infrastructure. “Thus hopefully can be quickly rebuilt damaged buildings,” he explained. Hopefully, this speed is captured as a signal that Central Java Bank is very concerned about the people of Central Java. Where the Central Java Bank operates. He hopes that the social funds of Bank Jateng is expected to be able to ease the burden of the people who are stricken by the disaster.

Bupati Banjarnegara Budhi Sarwono said the assistance from Central Java Bank will be used to rebuild houses residents. The assistance from the Central Java Bank will be collaborated with assistance from the central government, provincial and district governments. Includes CSR from private companies and concerned communities. “With mutual cooperation, the post disaster recovery will be faster, I thank the Central Java Bank who has helped the people of Kalibening affected by earthquake,” he explained.