Vice President Ready to Open Peparnas XVI Papua, hashtag #Paralympics2021 resonates

Vice President (Wapres) Ma’ruf Amin left Friday morning (11/5/2021) for Papua to open the  2021 National Paralympic Week or Peparnas XVI 2021 at the Mandala Stadium, Jayapura.

It is known, Papernas is a national sporting event with athletes with disabilities which will be held from 6-13 November 2021.

Along with this, netizens also supported Peparnas on Twitter through the hashtag #Paralympiade2021 and the keyword Peparnas XVI Papua.

“All people are ready to support Indonesian athletes with disabilities in the Papernas XVI Papua Torang Bisa competition! #Paralympics2021,” tweeted @Widyarenee as quoted on Friday (11/5/2021).

Another support came from the @Olgaaaa_a account which motivated athletes with disabilities to win medals from 12 sports at Peparnas XVI Papua.

“Good luck athletes at Peparnas XVI Papua,” tweeted Olga through her account @Olgaaaa_a.

Meanwhile, a netizen named the account @Leonita_Lestari informed that the opening ceremony of Peparnas XVI Papua will be attended by well-known Indonesian artist Anggun C. Sasmi. While the opening will be carried out by the Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia Ma’ruf Amin.

“Anggun C. Sasmi will appear at the Peparnas XVI Papua Opening Ceremony. #Paralympics2021 which is planned to be attended by Vice President Ma’ruf Amin on November 5, 2021,” said the account @Leonita_Lestari.

It is known that the Peparnas XVI Papua will be held at two points, Jayapura City and Jayapura Regency.

The opening will be held today, Friday (5/11/2021) at the Mandala Stadium, Jayapura City, Papua.

The Peparnas XVI Papua 2021 event will be attended by 1,985 athletes who will compete in 12 sports.

The 12 sports include weightlifting, athletics, boccia, badminton, chess, judo, shooting, archery, swimming, CP football, wheelchair court tennis, and table tennis.

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