BANDUNG-BMKG has released rainfall of high intensity. Thus, it is necessary to increase unit preparedness to deal with various potential natural disasters that may arise as a result of the arrival of the rainy season, such as the threat of flooding, landslides, tornadoes, fallen trees and so forth.
This was conveyed by Chief of Staff of the Kodam (Kasdam) III / Siliwangi TNI Brigadier General Nurchahyanto, while presiding over the first weekly ceremony in March at the Makodam III / Siliwangi Aceh Street City Ceremony in Bandung, Monday (03/04/2019).
Preparedness is aimed at dealing with various developments in situations that require the presence of soldiers to help overcome various problems that occur.
"The TNI is ready to fulfill the humanitarian call to participate and empathize to alleviate the burden of the suffering of the people around us, especially those caused by natural disasters," he said.
In addition, Kasdam III / Siliwangi stated that his party had held the TNI and Polri Leadership Meeting of the Kodam III / Siliwangi region. This was done to equalize the vision and perception in safeguarding the National Elections and Development in the West Java and Banten regions, as well as emphasizing the neutrality of the TNI and Polri in organizing the Democratic Legislative Election and 2019 Presidential Elections.
"So, all Kodam III / Siliwangi Warriors and Civil Servants should participate in the success of the National Election agenda, by participating in maintaining the conduciveness of the West Java and Banten regions. So that the Democratic Party of the Legislative Election and the Presidential Election can run in an orderly, successful and peaceful manner, and development in the region can be realized towards an advanced Indonesia, "he hoped.
As for the Soldiers who will be involved in assisting the National Police in securing the Election, Kasdam III / Siliwangi ordered that they be guided by the rules that had been received during training and carried out while on duty in the field.
"Remember, the instructions of the TNI Commander regarding the TNI's neutrality guidelines in the General Election are the elaboration and implementation of the Sapta Marga and Sumpah Prahlawan, so that there is no tolerance for violators of Neutrality," he concluded. Jo