Thejakartatimes – In commemorating the Heroes Day, the Director General of Social Empowerment of the Ministry of Social Affairs will provide guidance and at the same time invite school children from junior high schools throughout Greater Jakarta in the pilgrimage activities of heroes in the grave of heroes Kalibata, South Jakarta.
Attending the event, Director General of Dayasos Kemensos Hartono Laras, Chairman of the Committee of Heroes Day Agus Tansil, observers Seto Mulyadi, Teachers and school children of elementary and junior high schools throughout Jabodetabek and invitations.
According to the Director General of Dayasos Kemensos Hartono Laras, how to instill the value of heroism of nationality value to
millenial, generation in this era that aims to introduce the values of heroism, so cultivate the spirit of nationalism not until the day the hero interpreted as a ceremonial activity only.
“But the most important thing is the moment of the hero’s day, we use it as our effort to socialize and publish it,” explained Hartono Laras when contacted by reporters on Monday (13/11).
Therefore, he hopes all elements of the nation, especially the millennial generation can unite in unifying the step of building the country by prioritizing the public interest rather than personal interests.
Especially can increase the love of the homeland, awareness and understanding of the history of the nation’s struggle. “And can imitate the soul of patriotism by implementing the noble values of heroism in everyday life,” said Hartono. (Thejakartatimes/Elvis)