2018-06-10 22:11:00 | NEWS 505 VIEWS 0 COMMENT | SOURCE: REP-PUN
BANDUNG-Central Government officially appointed West Java Regional Secretary Iwa Karniwa become Daily Implementer (Plh) Governor of West Java after Ahmad Heryawan laid down 13 June.
The appointment of Iwa as Plh was based on telegram Minister of Home Affairs Tjahjo Kumolo to the Governor of West Java Ahmad Heryawan number 121.32 / 3694 / Sj Friday (8/6/2018) related to the end of the term of Governor and Vice Governor of West Java as of 13 June.
In the telegram, the Minister of Home Affairs, Tjahjo Kumolo, explained that based on Article 131 Paragraph (4) PP No. 49 Year 2008. "It is stipulated that if there is a vacuum of regional head and deputy regional head, Secretary performs daily duties of regional head," he said.
Therefore, until the acting Governor of West Java is definitively inaugurated, in order to avoid the vacuum of West Java Regional Secretary Iwa Karniwa will perform daily duties of the Governor of West Java.
West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan said the appointment of Iwa as the Governor's Plh is automatically made by the Minister of Home Affairs as long as there is no official name of the Governor of West Java. "Iwa Automatically become Plh first," he said.
Secretary Iwa Karniwa himself confirmed that according to the Letter of Home Affairs ready to assume the position of Governor of West Java replace Ahmad Heryawan.
Despite failing to hold the inauguration of acting governor on Wednesday, June 13 later he will get a handover of memory from West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan. "The event was Wednesday, June 13 afternoon, all echelon II and III in the invitation letter was asked to attend," he said on Sunday (10/06/2018).
Regarding the acting information of the governor himself, Secretary ensures the definitive name becomes the authority of President Joko Widodo. However, it is sure has been prepared all the necessities of inauguration when the name of the Governor of West Java has been determined.
"The matter is already the authority of the President, the principle of West Java Provincial Government will still prepare the inauguration event pending the definitive governor's office was decided," said Secretary. (Even)