Medan – North Sumatra Regional Police Chief (North Sumatra Regional Police), Inspector General Agus Andrianto, asserted that the owner of a gas lighters plant that burned to death killed 30 people in Sambirejo Village, Binjai, Langkat Regency, has been named a suspect .
“The factory owner became a suspect because he ignored the safety of workers. In addition, the factory operated without permission from the relevant agencies,” said the North Sumatra Regional Police Chief while reviewing the location of the burning factory.
The Kapolda took the time to enter the factory building which was left in rubble to observe the condition of the building, including seeing the situation of the room that killed dozens of people.
Meanwhile, the supervisor of the North Sumatra UPT I Medan-Binjai-Langkat Department of Manpower, Mahipal Nainggolan, said that the gas lighters operated without permission, aka illegal. The Manpower Office will take action.
“This factory operates without the permission of the regional equipment. We will call the business owner,” said Mahipal Nainggolan.