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Skalanews - Prime Auditor of State Finance III BPK, Rochmadi Saptogiri is charged with a 15-year prison sentence by the KPK Prosecutor. Rochmadi was found guilty as the four indictments filed by the Prosecutor.

"We demand that the defendant be legally and convincingly proven to commit a joint and continuous criminal act," Haeruddin said when he read the letter of appeal in the Corruption Court of Jakarta on Monday (12/2).

The damning thing is that Rochmadi does not support a government program that is actively combating corruption. Later, Rochmadi was perceived as abusing obligations, as well as using subordinates to receive corruption money.

In addition, Rochmadi considered utilizing the position as the main auditor of BPK who is also responsible for the financial auditor. Rochmadi also disowned and did not regret the act.

According to the prosecutor, Rochmadi was proven to receive bribes of Rp240 million from officials of the Ministry of Rural Development for Disadvantaged Areas and Transmigration.

The money is allegedly granted with the intent that Rochmadi determine Unqualified opinion (WTP) against the Report on Examination Result (LHP) on the Financial Report of Kemendes for budget year 2016.

In addition, Rochmadi also considered proven to receive gratuities of Rp1, 7 billion. Later, Rochmadi was found guilty of money laundering.

This is to disguise the origin of property obtained from corruption.

Rochmadi is considered proven to have violated Article 12 Sub-Article a and Article 12 B of Law Number 31 Year 1999 as amended in Law Number 20 Year 2001 concerning the Eradication of Corruption in Article 55 Paragraph 1 of Article 1 in Article 64 paragraph 1.

Subsequently, violating Article 3 and Article 5 of Law Number 8 Year 2010 concerning Prevention and Eradication of Money Laundering Criminal Act. (Bisma Rizal/Frida Astuti)