We Don’t Make Much Effort


Suara.com – Deputy Chairman of the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission, Mulyo Hadi Purnomo and Head of the KPI Secretariat, Umri representing his institution were present and have completed their examination at the office of the National Human Rights Commission (Komnas HAM), Menteng, Central Jakarta, Wednesday (15/9/2021). The examination relates to cases of alleged sexual harassment and mistreatment of employees with the initials MS.

Mulyo in his statement after the examination claimed that his institution wanted to resolve this problem in accordance with the applicable legal channels. For this reason, regarding the legal process, KPI is fully handed over to the police.

“We submit that the police process is running as it should. We were invited to Komnas HAM and we are also present as a form of our commitment. We want to resolve this issue in accordance with the legal channels in force in Indonesia,” said Mulyo.

In this case, KPI also conducted an internal investigation. When asked whether there were other efforts to make this case clear, Mulyo said: “Yes, we did not make much effort.”

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The statement uttered from Mulyo’s mouth referred to KPI’s efforts to request that correspondence from the police be addressed to the addresses of the parties in question.

“We ask that now correspondence letters from the police are addressed directly to the address, rather than later it will make us think there is something we are doing there. Correspondence is carried out directly, both victims and perpetrators,” he explained.

Dig up the Network of Events and the Attitude of the Board

KPI commissioner, Beka Ulung Hapsara said the examination which lasted approximately two hours was related to a series of incidents of alleged sexual harassment and abuse targeting MS. Not only that, Komnas HAM also asked KPI about its attitude in responding to the case.

“We also ask for information regarding the events that occurred, what are the details, KPI’s response to existing cases, and steps that have been and will be carried out in the future because there is still a need for requests for more detailed information from KPI,” said Beka at the Komnas Office. Human Rights, Menteng, Central Jakarta.

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Beka continued, his party still refers to the release or open statement submitted by MS in examining the KPI. On this matter, Komnas HAM asked for an institutional response to KPI regarding the incident.

“His statement is related to the events that took place, what year, this city is based on the releases that have been circulating in the public, how the KPI’s response is institutionally,” he continued.

However, Beka has not been able to convey whether there is a difference between MS’s statement and the KPI’s institutionally. This is because Komnas HAM will only compare MS’s information with KPI’s.

“So we are only at the stage of collecting information, not yet analyzing the information collected. We don’t want to speculate further,” said Beka.

Check the Police This Afternoon

Beka continued, his party has now received information on the MS version and KPI. This afternoon, Komnas HAM will also seek information from the police, in this case the Central Jakarta Metro Police.

“At this stage, the request for information from the KPI has been obtained, from MS it has been obtained, from the police this afternoon,” said Beka.

Thus, once all the information has been collected, Komnas HAM will conduct further analysis. Then, new conclusions and recommendations can be issued by Komnas HAM.

“After that, we will analyze which one is different, which one is the same, including the timing and the form of the incident. After that, we will draw conclusions and recommendations,” he said.


Source: Suara.com – Informasi Berita Terkini dan Terbaru Hari Ini by www.suara.com.

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