BANDUNG - Regional Secretary (Sekda) of West Java Province Iwa Karniwa submitted a news form for the appointment of Acting Secretary of Bandung City Dadang Supriatna to become the Bandung Mayor of the City, in the Manglayang Meeting Room Gedung Sate Bandung, Sunday (09/16/2018).
The appointment was based on the decision of West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil, with a news form number 131/117 / PMKSM dated September 14, 2018.
Iwa emphasized that the appointment was carried out to avoid the absence of regional heads and maintain the conduciveness of the administration of regional government. The submission of this news form is based on the provisions of article 131 paragraph 4 of Government Regulation Number 49 of 2008 concerning the selection, ratification, appointment and dismissal of regional heads and deputy regional heads. In the event of a vacancy in the position of regional head and deputy regional head, the regional secretary carries out the day-to-day duties of the regional head until the appointment of the regional head official.
"This appointment is done to avoid the vacancy of the regional head and maintain the smoothness and conduciveness of the regional government, considering that the term of office of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Bandung in 2013-2018 has ended today, September 16, 2018, and the inauguration of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor was elected to The 2018 simultaneous regional election will be held, Inshaa Allah, on September 20, 2018, "Iwa said after the event.
Iwa also stressed that as Acting Mayor of Bandung, Dadang was not authorized to take decisions and / or actions that were strategic in nature which had an impact on changes in legal status in the aspect of staffing organizations, and budget allocations.
Although in a short time, Iwa hoped that Dadang would continue to maintain togetherness in carrying out the duties of government, development and correctional services in the city of Bandung.
"So his task is three things, first, how is the wheel of Bandung City government service going well, second is to deliver the elected inauguration of mayor and vice mayor 2018-2023, third establish harmonious relations with all stakeholders, with the Bandung City regional leadership coordination forum, and maintain conduciveness, "Iwa said.
Previously, Dadang was appointed as Acting Regional Secretary of Bandung replacing Benny Bachtiar, so that Dadang would concurrently serve as Acting Secretary of Bandung and Acting Mayor of Bandung, until the inauguration of the Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Bandung on 20 September 2018.