BANDUNG-Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Zulkifli Hasan appreciate the action of bobotoh persib in raising funds through Rumah Zakat for Muslims Rohingya.
Zulkifli directly gave support in the form of direct donation for campaign "Bobotoh Peduli Rohingya".
According to him, football supporters are not only limited to support the team pride only but can have a positive impact for the wider community. He hopes a similar action followed by other football fans in the country.
"I also from Persib Bandung supporters so I have often come to Bandung, I really appreciate what this Bobotoh do. Hope to inspire other football supporters," said Zulkifli in the office of Rumah Zakat Bandung, Wednesday (11/10/2017 )
In addition, Zulhas greeting Chairman of the Indonesia People's Consultative Assembly Zulkifli Hasan also appreciates Rumah Zakat committed to continue in helping humanity activities. According to him, this attitude is a reflection of people who have the spirit of Pancasila, character and love the Unitary State of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI).
"Salute for friends Bobotoh Persib and Rumah Zakat. This is a solidarity of humanity, not just politics #Save Rohingya," said Zulhas
The CEO of Rumah Zakat, Nur Efendi explained to the beginning of October 2017, it has distributed 6,400 food aid packages. A food aid package equals the needs of a refugee family head.
Based on the data of the Rumah Zakat Humanitarian Team in the field there were about 32,000 refugees who have been helped through food aid.
Rumah Zakat collaboration health service with Indonesian Humanitarian Alliance (IHA) has been able to serve nearly 2,800 refugees in early October 2017.
"Thank God for the support and confidence of the people of Indonesia assistance for Rohingya continues rolling," said Effendi
Meanwhile, Dirigen Viking Persib Club, Yana Umar expressed a commitment that the donations collected exceed nominal sanctions for Persib, then the funds will be distributed to Rohingya refugees through Rumah Zakat.
"If you want to joint directly, please come to Sidolig (Persib stadium which also becomes Bobotoh basecamp) .But if you want to transfer or via online, we work with Rumah Zakat. It can be sent through the account of Rumah Zakat, to be more transparent," he concluded. (MAT)