Led by Irdam IX/Udayana Brigadier General Tatan Ardianto, S.I.P., as the Inspector of Ceremonies, Kodam IX/Udayana carried out the Seventeen Flag Ceremony at Field I Gusti Ngurah Rai, Praja Raksaka Kepaon Dormitory, Denpasar, on Friday (17/3/2023).
In the message of the Pangdam IX/Udayana Maj. Gen. TNI Sonny Aprianto, S.E., M.M., which was read out by Irdam, it was conveyed that all members should always be sensitive and increase their preparedness for all problems and developments in the Ipoleksosbudhankam situation in the region, for early detection and early prevention of any possible threats ahead The Holy Month of Ramadan, Silent Day and facing the 2024 General Election.
“I reiterate that the commitment of the TNI in the Pilkada is clear, namely to be neutral, as mandated in RI Law Number 34 of 2004 concerning the TNI. By being neutral and not involving itself in practical political activities, it means that the TNI is prioritizing the interests of the nation and state compared to the interests of groups or groups,” said the Military Commander.
In addition, related to the International Asean Summit event which took place in Labuan Bajo, Manggarai Regency, the Pangdam emphasized that everything related to this activity must be maximally prepared, both the readiness of personnel, material and other supporting facilities so that the whole series of activities can run safely and fluent.
The Pangdam further stated that this year the Kodam IX/Udayana focused on the Territorial Sector program in the form of a Miniature Internship Program for the Indonesian Armed Forces, namely Praja Raksaka Cares for the People which was carried out in Sumlili Village, West Kupang District, Kupang Regency, East Nusa Tenggara.
“In this Binter program there are seven excellent programs that will be realized, which are expected to be able to answer problems in an integrated manner. The programs in question are the TNI AD Manunggal Air, Food Security, Handling Stunting, Babinsa Enters Kitchen, Rehabilitation of Unfit for Habitable Houses (RTLH) and Program Pancasila Village and the Implementation of the E-Praja Raksaka Application,” concluded the Military Commander.
Also present at the Seventeen Flag Ceremony were Asrendam IX/Udayana, Aspers Kasdam IX/Udayana, Expert Staff for Regional Military Commander IX/Udayana, Dan/Kabalakdam IX/Udayana, LO AL, LO AU, Head of Ops Korem 163/WSA, as well as invitees other. (Pendam IX/Udy)