A man throws a bucket of water on a burning building during a fire in Manggarai, South Jakarta on Tuesday. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Fire Destroys 50-Year Old Padang Restaurant in South Jakarta
BY :YUDHA BASKORO
JULY 07, 2020
A fire broke out Tuesday (07/07) destroying at least 40 kiosks in Jalan Minangkabau, Manggarai, South Jakarta. The affected families and traders were evacuated in front of STIE Muhammadiyah. The Jakarta Province Fire and Rescue Agency deployed 13 firetrucks and 80 firefigther to extinguish the fire.
The fire continued to spread to the shop area that sells furnitures and oxygen cylinders after previously burning down the Surya Baru restaurant, which was established in 1970. Fire forced residents and firefighters to work together to extinguish the fire. The South Jakarta Fire and Rescue Agency is still investigating the main cause of this fire.