BANDUNG - The Provincial Government (Pemdaprov) of West Java will grant around 6,000 motorbikes to mosques in West Java. Trail-type motorbikes will be managed by the Family Mosque Council (DKM) for business and running government programs.
"Like sending basic necessities from Bulog to citizens or any business. Later for the results of the private sector get a fee from activities, the mosque gets income without having to buy a motorbike," said West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil in Pakuan Building, Bandung, Wednesday (3/7 / 2019).
According to Emil - as Ridwan Kamil was called -, the electric motorbike by the nation's children will begin to be distributed to several mosques in West Java in September 2019. In the first stage, the electric motorbike will be given around 60 units.
In addition, Emil also assessed that the electric motor which is an environmentally friendly motorbike is ready to be sold to the market. Because, he continued, public interest will shift from fuel-fueled motorcycles to electric motors. He also bought a standard type motorbike for official purposes.
"This is the innovation of the nation, an electric motor that is ready on the market. I bought one for 40 million to be an official motorbike," he said.
Emil said that in one electric charge for one hour, the motor can travel 80km. After testing the electric motorbike in the yard of Pakuan Building, he toured the city of Bandung to drive the electric motorbike. "Ke Dago wants to try," he said.