Socialization Supervision Supply and Distribution of Subsidized Fuel in Pontianak

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pontianak1PONTIANAK. Downstream Regulatory Agency for Oil and Gas (BPH Migas), in cooperation with the Government of West Kalimantan province, on Thursday (10/23/2013) carry out socialization Monitoring and Control Supply and Distribution of Fuel (BBM) Subsidized.

Head of BPH Migas Andy Noorsaman Sommeng, in his speech represented BPH Migas Committee Ibrahim Hashim, said the extent of the territory of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI), a bit difficult if supervision is only carried out by BPH Migas that just being in the center, plus the number of personnel very limited.

To oversee the distribution of subsidized fuel so targeted, appropriate and timely volume corresponding designation, BPH Migas need to establish cooperation with local governments (LGs) that subsidized fuel quota limited number is not re experiencing over the quota as in previous years.

“In the Presidential Regulation No. 15 Year 2012 on Retail and Consumer Price User Type Specific Fuel Oil, BPH Migas is possible to cooperate with local governments,” he said.

Meanwhile, Vice Governor of West Kalimantan in remarks represented by Assistant II Lensus Kandri West Kalimantan Province, hoping socialization can provide insight to the participants of socialization, especially regarding the control of subsidized fuel.

According to him, is quite important to understand BPH Migas Regulation No. 4 of 2012 which is about the allocation of a certain volume of fuel type for each user Consumers Fuel Type Specific and BPH Migas Regulation No. 5 of 2012 regarding Guidelines for the Issuance of Recommendation SKPD to Purchase Certain type of fuel.

“Hopefully, with the explanation of BPH Migas later, we will understand more deeply, especially to address the needs of the general public subsidized fuel residing in areas far from the location of gas stations. We know that during this time the community is far from gas stations to obtain fuel only Specific Types (Premium and Diesel) of retailers at a price much higher, “he said.