Another Bad Smell of Corruption from Social Assistance Program
It is believed that the budget for the distribution of rice from the social affairs ministry through a state-owned enterprise has been manipulated. There have been many irregularities since a partner company was appointed.
THE story of the plundering of social assistant funds for people suffering from the impact of Covid-19 is not yet over. After a court sentenced former social affairs minister Juliari Batubara to 12 years in jail, more alleged embezzlement of assistance for poor people from the social affairs ministry in 2020 came to light.
The social affairs ministry launched the rice assistance program in stages last year. Its target was 10 million po...
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