Battalion Task Force 310 Kidang Kencana Distributes Sundanese Yellow Rice to Mbua Papuans


PAPUADAILY –The Infantry Battalion (Yonif) 310/Kidang Kencana Task Force took advantage of the blessed Friday moment by distributing Sundanese yellow rice to residents in Mbua Village/District, Nduga Regency, Papua Province.

The Friday blessing activity is a manifestation of the concern of the Battalion 310/KK Task Force to local residents as well as introducing Sundanese culture. The yellow rice, which symbolizes the golden mountain, wealth, prosperity and noble morals, as well as brotherhood, was cooked by the personal of the Battalion Battalion 310/KK.

The residents of Mbua Village were enthusiastic about receiving the yellow rice distribution. “Activities like this are the hallmark of Kodam III/Siliwangi troops wherever they are assigned to always provide the best service to the community,” said Kapendam III/Siliwangi Colonel FX Sri Wellyanto Kasih, Monday (28/6/2021).

In Sundanese culture, said Colonel Welly, Kapendam Siliwangi’s nickname, yellow rice is always served to guests and relatives. So, what the Battalion 310/KK Task Force does means that they consider the residents where they work as brothers.

In addition, said Welly, this Blessing Friday activity was carried out by the Battalion 310/KK Task Force which aims to help ease and reduce the burden on the community.