A Visit to Karangasem
On June 6, 2014, we visited several poor families at Karangasem Regency. First, we went to the hause of I Ketut Kuat at Br. Bau Kaler, Nawa Kerti village to deliver basic needs assistance package from BCC’s donor, Ibu Lina Angkasa. Unfortunately, he had passed away.
Then we went to Br. Kebon, Kerta Mandala Village, Abang Regency. We met the head of Banjar Dinas Kebon; Bapak Ketut Parwata and were accompanied to visit 4 toddlers suffering from malnutrition. They are:
- Nyoman Darmayasa (Male)
Age: 6 years 3 months
Weight: 10 kg
Condition: unirary tract disfunction, he could sit but couldn’t walk – should be helped to walk, couldn’t speak clearly.
Father: I Nyoman Dapet
Mpther: Ni Nyoman Kaler
Occupations: menial worker; construction worker, bearer
- Putu Arin Triasmita (Female) age: 6 years and her brother
Nyoman Jioti Purika (Male) age: 1 year, weight: 7,6 kg
Father: Putu Artawan, gas station employee
Mother: Ni Nengah Puspa, housemaid
- Gede Suartika (Male)
Age: 14 months
Weight: 7 kg
Condition: often sick – he had convulsion twice in a month, caused by high fever.
Father: I Ketut Suartama; menial worker
Mother: Ni Made Suartini; canang and banten (Balinese offerings) maker
Next, we visited the family of Nengah Kerti who lived with his paralyzed wife and two mentally-retarded children. They lived on the hill of Tiyingtali village – Abang. Due to their poor life, we created a specific profile for this family, here.
Here’s the documentations taken:
|Arin & Jioti|
|Head of Dusun Br. Kebon|