Ridwan Kamil Sad Bandung Mayor Yana Mulyana Got OTT KPK
West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil said he was concerned about Bandung at this time. This is because the Mayor of Bandung, Yana Mulyana, is currently caught by the OTT KPK.
“As a governor, I am very concerned. As a former Mayor of Bandung, I am very sad. It’s hard to tell about his feelings. As an official, I am very concerned,” said Ridwan Kamil.
The man who is familiarly called RK admitted that he was devastated. He said he had met with Bandung City Secretary Ema Sumarna to ensure that public services in Bandung were not disrupted.
“Very sad. I was there (meeting the Regional Secretary) and entrusting public services. Bandung residents, God willing, will not be disturbed, because I have directed the Bandung City Secretary, Mr. Ema,” he said.
RK said, in accordance with the rules of the Minister of Home Affairs, the highest official in the Bandung City Government, in this case the Regional Secretary, automatically becomes the Acting Mayor of Bandung. He has also asked Ema Sumarna to immediately make a decision regarding homecoming for Eid and others.
Previously, the KPK confirmed that it had carried out a hand-catching operation against Bandung Mayor Yana Mulyana last Friday.
A total of nine people were arrested by the KPK and brought to Jakarta.
The red-handed operation, according to the KPK, was related to bribery in the procurement of CCTV and internet network provider services for the Smart City project. The KPK still has 24 hours to examine and determine the status of Bandung Mayor Yana Mulyana.
The arrest of Bandung Mayor Yana Mulyana made the area practically led by the regional secretary. The reason is, Yana was originally Deputy Mayor of Oded Muhammad Danial who died in December 2021. Yana was appointed to replace Oded, but the Bandung City DPRD has not appointed a representative to accompany the Gerindra Party politician.