KPK Extends Detention of Kutai Kartanegara Regent

By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Friday, October 27 2017 - 18:00 IWST

Bupati Kutai Kartanegara Rita Widyasari (Foto Ist)
Bupati Kutai Kartanegara Rita Widyasari (Foto Ist)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - The KPK extends the detention period of Kutai Kartanegara Regent Rita Widyasari, suspected corruption crime bribery granting location permit for the core and plasma of oil palm plantations in Kupang Baru Village, Muara Kaman Subdistrict to PT Sawit Golden Prima.

"There has been an extension of detention to Rita Widyasari for 40 days ahead from 27 October to 5 December 2017," said KPK spokesman Febri Diansyah at KPK building, Jakarta, Thursday (26/10/2017).

KPK has established Kutai Kartanegara Regent Rita Widyasari and two others as suspected alleged bribery and gratification acceptance in Kutai Kertanegara Regency.

Based on the development of the investigation, the KPK found sufficient initial evidence of corruption accepting gratuities so the KPK increased the status of case handling to the investigation with three suspects.

Suspected as the recipient in the case of a bribe, the Regent of Kutai Kartanegara Rita Widyasari while suspected as a giver, namely the Director of PT Sawit Golden Prima Hery Susanto Gun.

While allegedly as the recipient of gratuities, namely Rita Widyasari and commissioner of PT Media Bangun Bersama Khairudin.

Hery Susanto Gun allegedly gave a sum of Rp 6 billion to Rita Widyasari related to giving location permit for core and plasma of oil palm plantation in Kupang Baru Village, Muara Kaman Subdistrict to PT Sawit Golden Prima.

Bribes allegedly received around July and August 2010 and indicated intended to smooth the process of location licensing of PT Sawit Golden Prima.

In addition, Rita Widyasari and Khairudin allegedly together receive gratuities related to the office and contrary to the duties and obligations.

Namely in the form of money amounting to 775 thousand US dollars or equivalent Rp6, 975 billion associated with a number of projects in Kutai Kartanegara during the term of the suspect.

News Comment

Today's Industry

World Bank Group (Images by ITU)

Kamis, 05 Maret 2020 - 07:23 WIB

World Bank Group Announces Up to $12 Billion Immediate Support for Covid-19 Country Response

As Covid-19 reaches more than 60 countries, the World Bank Group is making available an initial package of up to $12 billion in immediate support to assist countries coping with the health and…

Synopsys, Inc. (Images by PR Newswire)

Rabu, 04 Maret 2020 - 16:57 WIB

Better IoT Security Depends on Changes in Culture, habits

Ironically enough, the good news about the atrocious security of Internet of Things (IoT) devices might be that the bad news is getting a higher profile.Stories about security cameras getting…

Line Security Bug Bounty Program (Images by LINE Corporation)

Rabu, 04 Maret 2020 - 16:47 WIB

LINE Security Bug Bounty Program Report 2019

In late 2018 through early 2019, we began investigating the potential benefits of moving our program to HackerOne. After careful consideration, we concluded that we could likely improve the…

Check Point Software Technologies (Images by Acclaim)

Rabu, 04 Maret 2020 - 16:34 WIB

Check Point’s Hits Major Milestone as 100th Academic Institution Joins the Global Education

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. NASDAQ: CHKP, a leading provider of cyber security solutions globally, has today announced that its Check Point SecureAcademy education initiative reached…

CloudGuard SaaS (Images by Check Point Software)

Kamis, 27 Februari 2020 - 14:08 WIB

Why are we still talking about email security?

with the rapid adoption of the internet and then the mobile internet, the email security market matured as enterprises understood that accessing proprietary information via the network exposed…