BANDUNG - West Java Distribution PLN held an appliance alert to maintain electricity supply during the process of implementing the 2019 Legislative and Presidential Election. This preparedness began from March 17 to May 4, 2019.
Manager of PT PLN West Java Distribution, Iwan Purwana, said that standby ceremony was followed by 500 officers, but the total number of officers on standby reached 3,502 people.
"Preparedness is carried out in all vital objects, especially the General Election Commision (KPU), from the West Java KPU to the level of PPK," he said after ceremony was on standby, on the field of GBLA Stadium, Tuesday (3/19).
He said that attention would be given to at least 597 election organizers. To support it, PLN also prepares 560 field vehicles, 28 generator sets, 18 UPS and 92 substations.
"This is a standby apple simultaneously throughout Indonesia. West Java also stated its commitment to succeed Legislative and Presidential Election, "he said.
Iwan added that preparedness had actually been carried out for a long time, when open campaigns for presidential candidates 01 and 02 in the West Java region. Namely by providing electricity supplies at the location of the campaign.
"But while maintaining campaign electricity, PLN officials must be neutral," he explained. jo