Fire Burns 165 Homes In Tomang

Tomang Urban Village Head, Edi Kusuma has said that 185 families or 1,251 people made homeless by a fire in Tomang Urban Village, Grogol Petamburan Sub-district, West Jakarta, Monday (1/21), at around 2.59 AM.

They are spread in RW 11, 14 and 15. It has been noted that 165 homes burnt.

“The police are still investigating the cause of the fire,” he expressed.

Thus far the West Jakarta Social Sub-department has set up a refugee camp and a public kitchen at the scene.

“We continue to coordinate with related units for handling fire victims,” he explained.

As for the information, the flames can be handled within four hours using 26 fire trucks.

Source: Berita Jakarta