BANDUNG-West Java Perum Bulog started distributing basic needs through Market Operation (OP) activities to stabilize food prices. All Bulog subdivre in West Java implement this market operation in their respective offices.
Head of West Java Bulog, Abdul Muis officially release the basic food that will be spread through the market operation at the office of West Java Bulog Soekarno Hatta Street Bandung, Wednesday (17/05).
"In accordance with the central Bulog instruction then we started doing this market operation throughout West Java," he said.
Abdul Muis added specifically to Bandung, the market operation was also conducted in 39 traditional markets and also work together with Bandung City Police and West Java Police.
9 basic need those are sold, among others, rice in packs of 5 kg, 1 kg packed sugar, 1 or 2 liter cooking oil, eggs and even sold onion and garlic.
To note in this market operation activity, garlic is sold for Rp 38.000 per kg.
"Garlic we sell so that prices in the market to be down and stable again," he said. Jo