Bukit Asam Distributes Food and PPE to Muara Enim and Lahat to Help Fight Corona Virus
As an acceleration step in handling and preventing futher spread of Covid-19, PT Bukit Asam Tbk through Corporate Social Responsibility unit distributed food aid and personal protective equipment to Muara Enim Regency and Lahat Regency, closely connected to the company operation ring. The assistance was delivered by Bukit Asam's CSR Senior Manager, Zulfikar Azhar and received directly by Plt. Muara Enim Regent, H. Juarsah, S.H. and Lahat Regent, H. Cik Ujang, S.H. in the office of each regional head, Thursday (23/4).
10 tons of rice were given to Muara Enim Regency and 5 tons to Lahat Regency; of 4.25 tons will be distributed to Muara Enim District, 3 tons to Lawang Kidul District, 2.75 tons to Tanjung Agung District, 3 tons to Lahat District, 1 ton to West Merapi District, and 1 ton to East Merapi District.
In addition to food aid, Bukit Asam also delivered 300 medical PPE, 5000 cloth masks, and 100 face shield helmets to Muara Enim District, as to Lahat District 200 medical PPE, 5000 cloth masks, and 100 face shield helmets.
Bukit Asam hoped this assistance would help the local government in handling and preventing futher spread of Covid-19 and would help the people in need in the two districts, especially those who were directly affected economically due to Covid-19 pandemic.