During his visit to the Rancabuaya beach, Iriawan handed over assistance in the form of communication equipment, GPS, cameras and life jackets to the two Supervisory Community Group (Kepokmaswas). This is to improve coastal surveillance of beach and coral reef destruction, also fishing that is not environmentally friendly.
Iriawan advised, if they find the violation, Kepokmaswas have to immediately report it to the authorities.
"Earlier we gave GPS, Camera, HT, life jackets whose duty is to monitor if there are violations such as catching fish using nets, bombs, portas and damaging coral reefs, we hope they will monitor the maximum happening around this beach," he explained.
Iriawan said, even though it cannot be used for swimming, the rancabuaya beach has great beauty and other potential to be developed. For this reason, he will seek to attract investors to invest.
"The hills are very good and can be tourism potential, I will try to offer them to investors. There are also like in Bali and Lombok where the beaches cannot be used to swim but around them are villas or hotels, what's the difference with Rancabuaya, the beauty is the same. Later on, it can be equipped with a helipad too, "he said. (Pun)