Press Statement of President of the Republic of Indonesia After the Inspection of Citarum River Embankment Repair on Wednesday, 24 February 2021 in Pebayuran Sub-District, Bekasi Regency, Jawa Barat Province
Assalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh.
On Saturday night, at 10 pm on 20 February (2021), the embankment of Citarum (River) broke. The cracks were found at three points of the embankment. But two days ago, the repair was begun and, God willing, I have set a target that within two days, the embankment (repair) should be finished, so everything can funtion normally again. As for the people who are affected, we have… there are 30 here, the repair of their houses will be comppleted as soon as possible.
That concludes my speech on this auspicious occasion.
I thank you.
Wassalamu’alaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh. (DH/MEP)