Yonif 131 TNI Task Force Help Renovate Residents’ Houses on the RI-PNG Border


PAPUADAILY –The TNI must do everything, including building houses. Soldiers from the PamtasĀ  Task Force Yonif 131/Brs Pos Skamto helped renovate the houses of residents of RT 2 Yowong Arso Barat Village, Keerom Regency, which is in the RI-PNG border area.

Wadan Pamtas RI-PNG Infantry Yonif 131/Brs Major Inf Ahmad Muzani CH in a statement received, Tuesday (14/9/2021) said that the renovation of residents’ houses as a form of concern and devotion for TNI soldiers helped every obstacle faced by residents, especially people living in Indonesia-PNG border.

“This activity is also a form of synergy between the Task Force and all elements of community leaders as well as a form of our gratitude to the community for helping to realize the situation of social life,” said the Wadan Task Force. Quoted by ANTARA.

Furthermore, the Wadan Task Force explained that the renovation of the Ridwan family’s house was led by Danpos Skamto First Lieutenant Inf Hary Wahyu.

“The renovation was carried out to help ease Mr. Ridwan’s burden and to create a good relationship between the TNI and the community. Almost 50 percent of the renovations were carried out considering that previously it was in a fragile and outdated condition,” said the Wadan Task Force.

The Wadan Task Force hopes that this will make Ridwan’s family more comfortable doing activities at home.

Meanwhile, Ridwan seemed touched by the assistance given by the TNI soldiers from the Pamtas Battalion Yonif 131/Brs to repair his house.

“I thank Mr. TNI, while here, the TNI Task Force always cares for us, all residents of Yowong Village, may God reward you with kindness,” he said.***