BANDUNG - Minister of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) Basuki Hadimuljono attended the 73rd anniversary of the PUPR Anniversary at Gedung Sate, Monday (3/11). On this occasion, Minister Basuki became the ceremonial inspector.
In his remarks, the minister briefly reviewed the history of the fallen heroes while defending the Public Works Department building which is now Gedung Sate. A total of 21 warriors struggled to keep the building from falling into the hands of invaders, where as many as 7 PU fighters died. They get service stars as Heroes of Sapta Taruna.
Quoting the heroic attitude of PU workers, Minister Basuki said that all ASNs in the PUPR must remain.
"We prioritize infrastructure development to catch up with other nations. It's done quietly, compactly and without damaging the environment in accordance with the theme of today's warning, Building Infrastructure to Unite the Nation, "he said.
The minister wore black Sundanese traditional clothes. He was also accompanied by West Java Deputy Governor Uu Ruzhanul Ulum who wore white Sundanese traditional clothes.
"I invite all to continue to work together and maintain cohesiveness, to develop evenly throughout Indonesia, for social justice for all the people of Indonesia," he said.
After attending the ceremony, the ministers and the ranks of the ASN Public Works and West Java Deputy were photographed in front of the PU Monument located on the Gedung Sate yard. Jo