BANDUNG - West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan asserted all licensing of the high-speed railways that connecting Jakarta-Bandung was carried out accordance with the rules and professionally. Even if there is an acceleration of licensing, according to governor it because of the work of related SKPD in nearly 24 hours.
"Because there is a demand for acceleration of the central government, then we are trying to work in 24-hours without against the law and rules existed. If it usually permits was completed in one month, then we're doing in 24 hours along in 5 days,” said Aher.
Responding to the assessment of NGO focused on environment in West Java about an Environmental Impact Analysis (Amdal) which was also conducted in a hurry, Ahmad Heryawan asserted that it’s their right.
“It’s proper when environmental NGOs in West Java assessed differently and it is their right. But if it related to AMDAL, better to question it directly to Central Ministry of Environment. We are appreciate their assessment because everything has definitely pros and cons,” he said.