BANDUNG-The Ministry of Transportation calls on the local governments to publicize the Revised Regulations of Transportation Minister Number 32 concerning Unscheduled Public Transportation Services.
Director General of Land Transportation of the Transportation Ministry, Puji Hartanto Iskandar said the Socialization is also conducted by the local governments such as Governor, Mayor, Regents, as well as the police commands that should do the same thing.
"So, what happens in their regions, it has been publicized by the heads of the regions," he told reporters in Bandung, Sunday (03/25/2017)
Hartanto further said that the Revision of PM No 32/2016 is not made because there have been transportation problems, but the policy has become effective since October 1st, 2016.
"When the policy was implemented, it resulted in rallies. Then, we conducted an evaluation of the policy," he said.
According to Hartanto, the decision of the Transportation Minister to continue the regulation was later evaluated. Therefore, it was generated a team of transportation experts and stakeholders that aims for revision. It adheres to three principles which are safety and security, equality and public needs.
"Looking at those last three principles, then it was conducted a revision of PM 32," he informed. (MAT)