BANDUNG-To support the implementation of the 18th Asian Games which will take place from 18 August to 2 September 2018, in Jakarta, Palembang and West Java starting on Monday (08/13), all employees of PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) are required to wear pins support for the 2018 Asian Games and worn in the right chest area shirt.
Public Relations Manager of PT KAI Operational Area 2 Bandung, Joni Martinus said, in addition to using the attributes of the Asian Games, specifically for the Bandung station it had also opened a security post for the Asian Games in collaboration with the West Java Regional Police and Kodam III Siliwangi.
"We open the Asian Games security post to the north of Bandung Station, this is a form of PT KAI's commitment to support and succeed in the biggest sports party in the Asia region," he said.
According to Joni, other forms of support made by PT KAI in the implementation of the Asian Games were by installing exterior displays of various Asian Games sports on several trains and discounted ticket prices for the media covering the Asian Games in Bandung and Cirebon.
"In fact, we specifically provide 15% discount for the media to cover Asian Games in Bandung and Cirebon by allocating 50 seats per train trip for accredited media that will carry out coverage of Asian Games activities," he said.
Joni added that, according to the travel schedule requested by the Indonesia Asian Games Organizing Committee (INASGOC), as long as the transport capacity and stamformation of the series were still available, we would give discounted ticket prices for those who would do train coverage.
'For ticket collection techniques, INASGOC must coordinate with the PT KAI Daop 1 Jakarta Passenger Transport team at Gambir H-1 Station before departure by submitting data on prospective media participants who will travel by train, then ticket printing can be done by PT Passenger Transport team KAI Daop 1 at Gambir Station, "he concluded. (Parno)