PUSKASBAZNAS. COM - Center of Strategic Studies, The National Board of Zakat (Puskas Baznas) represented by Kamilah and Hidayaneu as Junior Researchers visited 3 (three) villages in Pulau Merbau Sub-District, Riau on Wednesday (11/04). The survey aimed to monitoring ZCD activities and measure IDZ in those villages.

The ZCD program here located in the villages of Pulau Merbau Sub District, which are Centai Village, Pangkalan Balai Village, and Semukut Village. In this occasion, Puskas Baznas also assisted by Baznas Kepulauan Meranti District and local village officials. The monitoring of ZCD activities is done by interviewing the secretary of the village, some of the village personages, and head of the neighborhood.

The location of Pulau Merbau Sub District is separated from Kepualauan Meranti island, the car can not cross to the Pulau Merbau Sub-District since there is no road access to reach the sub-district, the only access here is waterway by speedboat where it’s only motorcycles and pedestrians can use this speedboat.

There are several aspects that must be considered in the Pulau Merbau Sub district, such as the availability of clean water, accessibility, and the existence of the school.


Rep: Aneu & Kamilah