PAPUADAILY –Two members of the South Kalimantan (Kaksel) Police Brimob Bharatu Zulkipli and Bharatu Supian died as victims of a traffic accident during a patrol in Mimika Regency, Papua, Wednesday (13/10/2021). The bodies of the two were immediately flown to South Kalimantan.
Head of Public Relations of the South Kalimantan Police. Pol Kombes Mochamad Rifa’i, who was confirmed today, Thursday (14/10/2021) confirmed the news of the death of the two personnel.
“It is true that both died while on duty in Papua,” he explained in Banjarmasin. Quoted Antara.
The bodies of the two were immediately flown this morning from Mozes Kilangin Airport in Timika, Mimika Regency, Papua at 11.30 WIT and according to the schedule to arrive tomorrow morning, Friday (15/10/2021) at Syamsudin Noor International Airport Banjarmasin in Banjarbaru City, South Kalimantan.
Based on the information gathered, the accident occurred on Wednesday evening in front of the Mimika Regency Government Headquarters.
The motorcycle driven by the two victims collided with a bus during heavy rains in Timika City.
One member died at the scene, while the other was rushed to the Mitra Masyarakat Hospital (RSMM) Caritas but was also not saved.
One SSK or 100 Brimob personnel from the South Kalimantan Police who are members of the Pam Rahwan Task Force carry out BKO duties at the Papua Police starting from March 10, 2021 to September 15, 2021, but then extended to December 31, 2021.***