Bandung – The Polda Jawa Barat (Jabar) have started working to provide security and guarding related to the 2024 General Election (Pemilu). This includes escorting the distribution of election logistics to districts/cities in the West Java region.
Kapolda Jabar Irjen Pol Akhmad Wiyagus, said that members of the police in his ranks have now started guarding the offices of the General Election Commission (KPU) and the Election Supervisory Body (Bawaslu) in districts/cities.
“The KPU and Bawaslu are part of the security objects of the police. “We have started (to carry out security),” said Kapolda Akhmad Wiyagus after the Declaration of West Java Safe, Neutral and Calm (Anteng) activities in the 2024 Election at the Merdeka Building, Bandung City, Saturday, (18/11) yesterday.
Furthermore, Kapolda Akhmad Wiyagus also said that the police were also monitoring the distribution of election logistics. As was done in the distribution of logistics for the first phase of the election some time ago.
“What is clear is that it is an object of security. “Later, at the next stage (logistics distribution) there will be more security,” said Kapolda Akhmad Wiyagus.
Meanwhile, Chairman of the West Java KPU, Ummi Wahyuni, said that the distribution of logistics for the first phase of the election to 27 regencies/cities in the West Java region was 100 percent complete. The logistics for this election include voting booths and ballot boxes. Other logistics are in the distribution stage.
“The second stage is ongoing because the process is not yet complete, not everything has been distributed. “But, it is certain that by the end of December it will have entered all 27 districts/cities,” Ummi said. Bembo