BANDUNG-Indonesia is one of countries in the world that is unique due to the diversity of cultures, tribes, races, and religions, stated The Chief of Indonesian Police (Kapolri), Police-General Tito Karnavian, in his public lecture at Bandung Institute of Technology (ITB), Ganesha street, Bandung, Wednesday (08/03).
In his lecture on theme of 'Diversity Challenge in the Era of Democracy and Globalisation (Tantangan Kebhinnekaan dalam Era Demokrasi dan Globalisasi)', Tito stated that the diversity is one important thing for Indonesia.
"The diversity in Indonesia is a strength, where diversity is not something that happened naturally but it is run by the government and the society," he said.
According to Tito, the diversity of tribes, customs, religion must be run very well for there will not be any conflict in the society. Conflicts that can risk the unity of the nation.
"Diversity must be run very well by all elements of the society for ever and must be keep it that way by the next generation," he said. (Parno)