KPK leaders will attend the funeral of Artidjo Alkostar

The head of the Corruption Eradication Fee (KPK) will go to the funeral of Member of the Supervisory Board (Dewas) Artidjo Alkostar. It is planned that the physique of Artidjo, who has served as Supreme Courtroom Judge for 18 decades at the Supreme Court docket, will be buried in the Yogyakarta Islamic University (UII) Yogyakarta Cemetery.

“The KPK management, KPK leaders and associates of the KPK and many other KPK structural officers are scheduled to show up at the funeral procession,” said KPK Performing Spokesperson Ali Fikri in his statement, Monday (1/3).

According to him, Artidjo’s human body had been dispatched from the Kramat Jati Law enforcement Healthcare facility, Jakarta, on Sunday (28/2) at all around 20.00 WIB, and was predicted to get there in Yogyakarta Monday (1/3) at 03.00 WIB.

“The entire body will be straight away rested in the Auditorium of Prof. Abdul Kahar Muzakkir UII Integrated Campus,” he explained.

The funeral procession by the UII Rectorate is prepared at 10.00 WIB, right before it will be executed at the Ulil Albab UII Mosque.

“The burial area is in the UII Cemetery, UII Integrated Campus, Jalan Kaliurang Km. 14.5 Sleman Yogyakarta,” he concluded.

Earlier, former KPK chairman Abraham Samad pointed out Artidjo as a determine in Indonesian legislation enforcement who usually maintained his integrity. This is mirrored in Artidjo’s selections when dealing with corruption cases at the cassation amount.

“We can see when he was the Supreme Court docket Justice in the felony segment, at that time I was however on obligation at the KPK. On common, corruption situations at the cassation stage if dealt with by Artidjo would have a heavier sentence compared to other judges,” stated Samad when contacted by Indonesian media .com, Sunday (28/2).

According to Abraham, the choices created by Artidjo when examining corruption circumstances always took into account the public’s feeling of justice. Therefore, Abraham claimed that Artidjo was a pretty focused particular person all through his tenure as Supreme Courtroom Justice.

“That is reflected in the conclusions. Simply because if we want to see the integrity and credibility of the Supreme Court justices, it is reflected in the selections,” Abraham described.

Abraham’s statement is not an exaggeration. In the eyes of the corruptors, Artidjo was certainly a determine to be feared because he was recognized to have handed down severe sentences. This was experienced by the former Chairman of the Democratic Social gathering, Anas Urbaningurum, for example, in the corruption circumstance of the Hambalang Nationwide Coaching Centre and Athletics University undertaking.

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At the cassation stage, Artidjo sentenced Anas to 14 a long time in jail, a subsidiary of 1 year and 4 months in jail. Other penalties consist of compensation for Rp57.5 billion and deprivation of political legal rights to be elected. The verdict handed down by Artidjo was heavier than the verdict at the appellate court docket, which was 7 years.

Abraham, who served as KPK Chairman in the 2011-2015 period of time, admitted that he experienced not communicated with Artidjo for a prolonged time. He also does not but know the lead to of the demise of this member of the KPK Supervisory Board. Artidjo passed absent on Sunday (28/2) at 14.00 WIB. The 18-calendar year-previous former Main Justice died at 72 many years old. (OL-3)