The Sei Gong Dam, which is being built by the government in Batam City, Riau Islands, is one of the National Strategic Projects (PSN). The dam whose construction has now reached 77 percent. The construction of the Sei Gong Dam in Rempang Island, Batam, Riau Islands, which began in December 2015 is targeted for completion in August 2018. Nine land tenant residents around Sei Gong Reservoir received money on Wednesday (9/5). The value of money compensation were quite varied. There is even one tenant bagging Rp 800 million because it has a large enough garden there.
“After we examine, there are 46 residents from 78 residents who are entitled to receive money compensation. The quantity varies depending on the number and types of plants that grow there. Including the calculation of the side of the building on the land, “said Deputy IV BP Batam Eko Budi Soepriyanto at BP BP Building, Wednesday (9/5).
The grant is given gradually to be completed within a week of the first surrender on May 9. “The main requirement is to bring self-documents in the form of family cards and ID cards. Besides the evidence of land claim and verification results from the survey team, “he said again.
Delivery of money through the transfer of compensation account. “Who already have a bank account directly transferred and who have not made his account. For administrative services open on the 3rd floor of BP Building from 08.00 to 16.00 pm, “he said. The amount of money in the first day of this compensation is quite fantastic. But the amount has been adjusted to the price of buildings and plants that grow on the land of the country.
Minister of Public Works and Housing Basuki Hadimuldjono said the dam with a capacity of 11.8 million m3 is planned to supply raw water of 400 liters per second to be processed at a water treatment plant in Batam City. According to him, the availability of raw water is vital for the development of Batam as the center of economic growth in Riau Islands Province.
“In the next few years, Batam City is expected to experience a water deficit. Therefore it is important to optimize the potential of available water, one of them by accommodating the flow of Gong River. Surely the city of Batam and its surroundings will enjoy the benefits, “said Minister Basuki through press release on Saturday (3/3/2018)
“Previously there were Rp 200 million, some of which could be 800 million for one person,” he explained. For residents who have not taken the money compensation until the time has not been determined to take the money in the District Court (PN) Batam. “Because a week after the submission of the compensation money is complete, BP will entrust the government budget for the money to the PN,” he said.
BP Batam hopes that the distribution of this money can run smoothly, and quickly finished. The process of completion from the beginning, is considered to be in accordance procedural. “We only run what is a presidential regulation in Presidential Regulation No. 56 of 2017 and Decree of the Governor of Riau Islands. Socialization has also been done repeatedly. The amount of money compensation, not BP people who set. There is an integrated team, an independent team doing apraisal, “said Eko.