Trenggalek Police – A number of police officers were seen cleaning one of the places of worship, to be exact, the Santa Maria Catholic Church which is located on Jalan Ki Mangun Sarkoro, Trenggalek District. This cleaning action is a follow-up to the Saber Mantap or Saturday cleaning program which is routinely held once a week. Saturday, (27/2).
Apart from sweeping the room and yard, officers also sprayed disinfectants to break the chain of spreading Covid-19.
Kasatlantas Trenggalek Police AKP Imam Mustolih, SH, SIK, M.Si. as the activity coordinator, said that Saber is a police activity that is humanitarian in nature. This social activity aims to build closeness between the Police and the community as well as a means of education about orderly traffic.
“The target is a place of worship, be it a mosque or a church and other public facilities.” AKP Imam explained.
Still said AKP Imam, the basic concept of this activity is to provide an example and role model for the community about tolerance and diversity as well as educating about clean living, especially during the Covid-19 Pandemic which is still happening today.
On this occasion, AKP Imam appealed to every activity in the church to always adhere to strict health protocols. Must use a mask, provide a place to wash hands or hand sanitizer and maintain a safe distance.
His party also handed over assistance to church administrators which later could be used to help with church activities and maintenance.
“Hopefully this activity will bring benefits not only to us, but also to society at large,” he concluded.