As a Chief of Greater Jakarta Metropolitan Regional Police who previously served as Chief of East Java Regional Police, Inspector General Police M Fadil Imran has an important role in handling the spread of the Covid-19 case in East Java.
Quoted from the Times Indonesia, Tuesday, (5/1/21) through the his hard work as a part of the state tool in East Java, Fadil has made the various innovations and breakthroughs to handle the Covid-19 case in the province of the Eastern tip of Java Island.
One of the national scale of innovations is Kampung Tangguh Semeru. In concert with the Brawijaya Military Region Commander V, who was held by the Indonesia National Army (TNI) Major General Widodo Iryansyah at that time, Fadil jointly created the Kampung Tangguh throughout East Java.
Kampung Tangguh Semeru is an innovation to create the community cooperation at the smallest level, namely the neighborhood association in order to control the spread of Covid-19.
There are already thousands of the Kampung Tangguh built in East Java . It is proven by the existence of the Kampung Tangguh which was initiated by Fadil, the number of Covid-19 cases in East Java can be reduced.
For his achievement, Fadil received the appreciation from the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo. Kampung Tangguh Semeru was finally adopted nationally under the name is Kampung Tangguh Nusantara.
There are not only Kampung Tangguh Semeru, Fadil in concert with the Regional Leader Coordinating Forum (Forkopimda) also routinely conduct the ‘Operasi Yustisi’ to reduce the rate of Covid-19 cases in East Java.
For his achievement in suppressing the Covid-19 cases number in East Java, the general of 2-stars is nowadays believed to be the Chief of the Greater Jakarta Metropolitan Regional Police replacing the previous one, Inspector General Police Nana Sujana.
In line of what he did during 2020, the TIMES Indonesia Award gave the Positive News Maker East Java 2020 to Inspector General Police M Fadil Imran. (*)