BANDUNG-Chairman of Nahdlatul Ulama Muslimat, Khofifah Indar Parawansa called on all members of NU Muslimat to always keep Indonesia strong, whole, and one.
"We have to take care of Indonesia, this is our joint task and Muslimat NU should take part in the task," said Khofifah in his official statement in Bandung, Monday (31/7/2017).
According to Khofifah, Indonesia is a unique country with diverse ethnic, religious, linguistic, habit, and customs and cultures. Khofifah said Indonesia is a blessing given by Allah SWT. Therefore, the unity and unity of the nation must be put forward. Differences must be interpreted as a gift.
"Do not smudge indonesia with drugs, corruption, terrorism, radicalism, keep red and white (Indonesia Flag), keep this country, keep NU," she said.
On the occasion, Khofifah distributed a dozen red and white flags to all NU Bojonegoro Muslimat (PAC) subsidiaries. Subsequently all the officials were asked to unfurl the flag and clench their hands while singing the song "Ya Ahlal Wathan" by KH Abdul Wahab Chasbullah.
"Let all audience, we fist our hands as a sign of our commitment in keeping NKRI and spreading Islam rahmatan lilalamin for the creation of BaldatunThoyyibatun Wa Robbun Ghofur," she said
Khofifah added, the action is done to strengthen the spirit of nationalism, love of the homeland, and the patriotism of all members of NU Muslimat.
"I want to spread a sense of nationality, pride and awaken the memory of our unity, the Red and White Flag is our identity as well as our unifying tool," he concluded.