Inidata.id - Chairman of the Indonesian People's Consultative Assembly and General Chair of the Tarung Derajat Sports Family (PB KODRAT) Bambang Soesatyo inaugurated the Maluku KODRAT board for the 2022-2026 period under the leadership of Chairman Aurega Putra Latuconsina and coach Jacqueline M. Sahetapy.
First, as a martial art that was born in Indonesia, Tarung Derajat has become a cultural heritage and local wisdom. Preserving and advancing Tarung Derajat is part of maintaining a philosophy that essentially puts forward the principle of humanizing humans through body, mind, and conscience.
Second, Tarung Derajat is also a competitive sport and has the potential to be competed at regional and global levels. Advancing it requires concrete and strategic steps.
"Therefore, I encourage KODRAT Maluku to build more Training Units (Satlat) in various places," said Bamsoet when inaugurating the Maluku KODRAT administrators for the 2022-2026 period, in Ambon, Tuesday (26/7/2022).
Especially in the TNI-Polri environment, from the Kodam to the Koramil and the Polda to the Polsek. Considering Tarung Derajat has become the official sport of soldiers and TNI-Polri personnel.
In addition to collaborating with the Governor and Chairman of the Maluku KONI, Inspector General of Police (ret) Murad Ismail, to present Tarung Derajat as an official sport occupied by Satpol PP and the provincial, district and city governments throughout Maluku.
Also present were the Governor of Maluku and the Chairman of the Maluku KONI, Inspector General of Police (ret.) Murad Ismail, the Tarung Derajat Master of Hurricane Meganegara Drajat, Danlantamal IX Brigadier General (Mar) Said Latuconsina, Head of the Maluku High Prosecutor's Office Invite Mugopal, Dandim 1504/Ambon Lt. Col. Inf Zamril Philiang, Chairman of the Indonesian Motorcycle Association (IMI) Maluku as well as the Head of the Maluku Youth and Sports Service Sandi Wattimena, as well as the Maluku FKPPI administrators.