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Ida Bagus Komang Merta, a poor family in the Village of Pesagi, Penebel, Tabanan

Date of Visit: 3 June 2016

Name: Ida Bagus Komang Merta (male / in his 60s)

Occupation: rice farm labourer

Address: Banjar Tegal Seka, Pesagi village, Penebel sub district, Tabanan regency

Wife’s Name: Ida Ayu Ketut Sumarati (female / in her 60s)

Occupation: rice farm labourer

Telephone number for contact:

  • Ketut Edi Arsabawa; Sekdes Rejasa, 081338678982
  • Ni Made Ayu Suastuti; BCC volunteer for Tabanan, 082247463663

Bank Account: Bank BRI Unit Kerambitan, No.: 4775-01-009303-53-7, Beneficiary: Ida Bagus Komang Merta

Regular Donor:

  1. Putu Surya & Made Narendra, 100.000 Rupiah per month starting July 2017
  2. Please contact us if you would like to become a regular donor.

BIG

Ida Bagus Komang Merta and his wife have a daughter who is married and lives with her husband in the Kabupaten of Karangasem. There are just the two of them.

Source of income: Ida Bagus Komang Merta and his wife work as labourers in rice fields and don’t have a regular income but rather get an income when the rice is harvested. They get some additional income from looking after 2 cows. Ida Bagus also harvests coconuts by climbing the trees. He and his wife are supplied with rice from the government every month.

The condition of their dwelling: the house is located close to the Telaga Tunjung dam. There are two beds each with a mattress.

  • The floor is made of cement
  • The walls are plywood patched with canvas and old street banners
  • The roof is of asbestos cement sheeting
  • There is no electricity
  • They get water from the nearby dam
  • They do not own their land

Assistance to this family can be in the form of:

  • Providing basic necessities / money to buy their everyday needs
  • Supplying a cow or a pig
  • Donating money to build them a simple house

Please find below some additional information

IB Komang Merta & Wife
IB Komang Merta & Wife
House
House
House
House
Side of the house
Side of the house
Side of the house
Side of the house
Back of the house
Back of the house
Inside the house
Inside the house
Bed
Bed
Bed
Bed
Kitchen
Kitchen

Below please find a video which we took on 3 June 2016.

Address: Banjar Tegal Seka, Pesagi village, Penebel sub district, Tabanan regency Coordinates: 8°28’08.8″S 115°05’59.6″E (View on Google Maps)


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