BANDUNG-Minister of Social Affairs Indah Parawansa, officially close the implementation of the National Paralympic Week XV in West Java, on Monday (24/10), Siliwangi Stadium Aceh Street in Bandung.
Closure is characterized with keystrokes by the Minister of Social Affairs, as the Governor of West Java as Chairman of Peparnas XV Executive Board and Chairman of NPCI Center.
Social Minister of Indonesia Republic Indah Parawansa in his speech asked the governor to pay attention to Paralympic athletes. "There should be no difference in awarding "bonus" to the athletes who have achievement ", he said, while get applause by the Paralympic athletes.
Further the Minister, that Peparnas be encouraging for people with disabilities to opportunities in life well, by Therefore Peparnas implementation will continue, and for the future, "we will meet again in Papua", concluded the Minister.
Meanwhile, West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan in his report explained that during the execution of Peparnas XV has taken place well and there has been a record-breaking amount as 104 Peparnas new record.
Paralimpian has proven itself beyond the limitations. persistence and sincerity in following the race has become an inspiration to us in welcoming the next life, said Aher.
Aher expressed apologies profusely if there is a shortage in the implementation of this event, and then we say goodbye to all the contingent returned to their respective regions with sweet memories, that we have met in brotherhood to build unity in the Land of Legend of the West Java.
As it is known, that the contingent of West Java has come out as Peparnas XV overall winner in 2016, as to collect as many medals: 178 gold medals, 104 silver medals and 74 bronze medals. Championship Trophy is delivered by Minister of Social Affairs Indah Parawansa and submitted to the Chairman of West Java NPCI, which then together with the Governor raised the championship trophy.