New LPSK Members Inaugurated at State Palace
Date 7 Januari 2019
After inaugurating 16 Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia, President Joko Jokowi Widodo witnessed inauguration of seven members of the Witness and Victim Protection Agency (LPSK) at the State Palace, Jakarta, Monday (7/1).
The appointment of the LPSK members is based on Presidential Decree of the Republic of Indonesia Number 232/P of 2018 stipulated in Jakarta, 26 December 2018, on the appointment of members of the Witness and Victim Protection Agency for the 2018-2023 Term.
The seven LPSK members inaugurated on the event were:
1 Hasto Atmojo Suroyo
2 Police Brigadier General Purnawirawan Achmadi
3 Antonius Prijadi Soesilo Wibowo
4 Edwin Partogi Pasaribu
5 Livia Istania DF Iskandar
6 Maneger Nasution
The Presidential Decree on the appointment of the LPSK members was read by Deputy Minister of State Secretary for Apparatus Administration Cecep Sutiawan. Afterwards, the seven LPSK members took oath in front of President Jokowi before signing inauguration ceremony minutes. The ceremony ended with singing the national anthem Indonesia Raya.
On the occasion, President Jokowi and First Lady Ibu Iriana Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla along with Ibu Mufidah Kalla congratulated the seven members of the LPSK, followed by other invited guests.
Also present during the event were, among others, Minister of State Secretary Pratikno, Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung, Minister of Foreign Affairs Retno Marsudi, Minister of Transportation Budi K. Sumadi, Minister of Communication and Informatics Rudiantara, Minister of Education and Culture Muhadjir Effendy, Commander of the Indonesian National Defense Forces (TNI) Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto, and Chief of the Indonesian National Police General Tito Karnavian. (FID/OJI/ES)
Translated by: Ridwan Ibadurrohman
Edited by: Yuyu Mulyani