BLITAR - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and First Lady Ani Yudhoyono Wednesday visited some evacuees from the Mount Kelud danger zone in eastern Java. They are currently in emergency shelters. The president met with refugees in the village of Serangan in the district of Wates and Siman in the district of Kepung.
He was scheduled to spend one night in a Siman emergency tent together with refugees. On Thursday he offered aid to the refugees and then left for Surabaya to inspect the current situation at the mud flow disaster area near Sidoarjo.