TNI General Andika Encourages Soldiers Shot by KKB in the Peak of Papua

TNI General Andika Perkasa encouraged Inf. Lt. Rudi Sipayung, an Indonesian Army soldier who was seriously injured by an armed criminal group (KKB) in Gome District, Puncak Regency, Papua.

“The task is to recover one hundred percent, I have to be able to do it, so I can return but I will not return it there,” said Kasad when visiting First Lieutenant Inf. Rudi Sipayung, at Gatot Soebroto Army Hospital, Thursday (11/11/2021).

After being shot, Inf Lieutenant Rudi Sipayung was immediately evacuated to the Gatot Soebroto Army Hospital in Jakarta for intensive treatment.

Currently, the condition of the TNI AD soldiers is generally quite stable. In addition to suffering a gunshot wound to the upper right chest, Lieutenant Rudi was also known to have been exposed to Covid-19. The RSPAD team of doctors gradually took action for the recovery of the TNI personnel.

In addition to providing moral support for a speedy recovery, Kasad General TNI Andika Perkasa also provided assistance to the family of First Lieutenant Inf. Rudi Sipayung to support the recovery process.

The candidate for the Commander of the Indonesian National Armed Forces also gave a gift in the form of transferring duties to the area of ​​origin of First Lieutenant Inf. Rudi Sipayung, so that he could carry out his duties more optimally and be close to his family.

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