GARUT-Governor of West Java, Ahmad Heryawan (Aher), inaugurated the electrification program Jabar Caang 2018 in Sukalilah Village District Sukaresmi Garut regency, Wednesday (7/3/2018).
On that occasion Aher symbolically turned on the plug in the electric meter of one of the residents who received assistance in the installation of electricity.
"Alhamdulillah West Java electrification until now has reached almost 100 percent, so I am optimistic the end of 2018 or early 2019 Jabar electrification has reached 100 percent," he said.
According to Aher, Jabar Caang program has been started since 2008, in cooperation with all parties, especially PLN.
"Until now, almost 300 thousand houses can not afford electricity, we started since 2008, so until now it has been 10 years," he explained.
Program Jabar Caang is an electrical installation program especially in the homes of residents who can not afford and in remote areas. To finance the program every year not less than Rp 30 billion is disbursed. Electrification Ratio Jabar until now has reached 99.87%. (Even)