CIREBON – Mass strike action of urban transportation (angkot) in Cirebon is colored by sweping that allegedly carried out by a number of public transportation drivers. A citizen suspected of being an online taxi was subjected to beatings by angkot drivers, Wednesday (08/16/2017).

The beating action took place on the edge of the Pantura road located in Dawuan Village, Centraltani District, Cirebon District. Unknown car driver identity innova Nopol E 1018 KR suspected as an online taxis.

It’s just that after the beatings, the driver and innova car was taken by the masses to the Weru Police. Even the beating victims were taken to the hospital for a visum by members of the weru police station.

While Kapirres Cirenon Kota AKBP Adi Vivid AB when confirmed said that his side has been getting video footage of the beating action that made angkot driver to the taxi driver online.

“Today we will do an investigation and today we will catch the beatings,” said Cirebon Kota Police Chief.

On that occasion the Kapolres also appealed to online taxis and conventional taxi drivers (urban transport) to refrain before any resolutions about the regulations of online taxi operations.

Meanwhile, the observation on the field, the action of an angkot driver strike is done again. And entering the second day of the mass strike a number of related parties re-deployed a fleet owned to transport passengers, especially among students.