Muhammadiyah Disaster Management Center (MDMC) does not accept the beating of their medical volunteers who are in charge of monitoring the situation around the PP Muhammadiyah office, Menteng, Central Jakarta, Indonesia Tuesday (13/10) yesterday. MDMC Chairman Budi Setiawan said his volunteers were engaged in demonstration activities on Tuesday under the coordination of the PP Muhammadiyah Disaster Management Agency. Volunteers are mobilized to anticipate the need for health services for parties who need treatment from the sides of the demonstrators, officials and residents associated with this demonstration.
Information from the MDMC
“After sunset, volunteers were assigned in front of the Fraser Menteng Apartment which is adjacent to the PP Muhammadiyah Office in Menteng Raya No. 62, to monitor the situation and be prepared if there are victims who must be evacuated and assisted by the Muhammadiyah Health Team,” Budi said in a statement. received. After a while, he continued, the Metro Police Resmob group from the direction of Hotel Treva, Cikini, immediately attacked volunteers and several residents in the courtyard of the Fraser Menteng Apartment. He said Muhammadiyah volunteers were carrying out tasks with clear identities.
“Four MDMC volunteers who were on duty wearing uniforms bearing the words Volunteer Muhammadiyah were hit first with a motorbike by the police, then beaten,” explained Budi. “After falling, they were dragged to the car, beaten with sticks and kicked.”
Volunteers who were dragged toward the police car, continued Budi, were successfully asked by their colleagues not to be taken. They were then treated by the Muhammadiyah health team. Volunteers who were dragged toward the police car, continued Budi, were successfully asked by their colleagues not to be taken. They were then treated by the Muhammadiyah health team.