Police Deploy 17,000 Personnel to Guard PON 2016

Octavianus Dwi Sutrisno    •    14 September 2016 15:59 WIB
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Police Deploy 17,000 Personnel to Guard PON 2016
Gelora Bandung Lautan Api Stadium (Photo:Antara/Wahyu Putro A)

Metrotvnews.com, Bandung: West Java  will host the 19th National Games (PON 2016) on September 17-29, 2016. West Java Police will deploy 17,000 personnel to guard the multi-sport event.

"We will deploy 17,000 personnel," West Java Police deputy chief Brig. Gen. Nana Sujana said here on Wednesday (9/14/2016).

The opening ceremony will be staged at Gelora Bandung Lautan Api Stadium in Bandung. Thousands of people are expected to attend the event.

"We will deploy 4,700 personnel at the opening ceremony," he continued.

"We will place our personnel at all hotels and venues. We will also prepare bomb squad," he stated.


(WAH)