The name Uu Ruzhanul Ulum is currently in the public spotlight, because Uu considers the case of a 5th grade elementary school boy who died after being exposed to bullying from his friends to being forced to fuck a cat is just a common joke that occurs among children.
Previously, Uu Ruzhanul Ulum was asked by the Governor of West Java Ridwan Kamil to visit the families of the victims of bullying in Tasikmalaya, instead of conveying what was conveyed by Ridwan Kamil, Uu actually asked the families of the victims and the perpetrators to immediately make peace and hope that this case would not be brought to court.
Because of this statement, the Ruzhanul Ulum Law was later reprimanded by Ridwan Kamil, “Already reprimanded. He will clarify. Directions and opinions have been published in the media at length, including that there should be punishments and deterrents. I was also the victim of traumatic bullying in middle school,” wrote Ridwan Kamil in his Instagram comment (25/7/2022).
So, who is Uu Ruzhanul Ulum? Check out the complete information below.
Uu Ruzhanul Ulum is known as an Indonesian politician who has served as Deputy Governor of West Java since September 4, 2018.
Before becoming Ridwan Kamil’s deputy, Uu Ruzhanul Ulum had served as Regent of Tasikmalaya.
It is known, Uu Ruzhanul Ulum was born in Tasikmalaya, West Java, on May 10, 1969.
In terms of education, Uu is known to have studied in several Islamic boarding schools during his education, Uu graduated from high school in 1988.
Uu then continued his education to college at Siliwangi University in 1997, Uu won a bachelor’s degree in economics at the University.
Since he was still in high school, Uu has started his political career by serving as an administrator for the local branch of the United Development Party (PPP).
From 1997 to 2010, Uu then led the party at the district level.
Uu was elected to the Tasikmalaya Regency DPRD in 1999. Then, in 2004 and 2009, Uu again served as chairman of the council for his second term.
Uu participated in the 2011 local elections with her partner, Ade Sugianto. The pair won 263,003 votes or 32.34 percent. He was then sworn in on March 8, 2011.
Uu continued his second term, and ran as the sole candidate and managed to secure a majority of the vote. He was sworn in on March 23, 2016.
Then, in the 2018 gubernatorial election, Uu was appointed by his political party to be the running mate for Bandung Mayor, Ridwan Kamil. The pair then won the vote, Ridwan Kamil and Uu were sworn in on September 5, 2018.
Contributors: Syifa Khoerunnisa