Special Branch of Muhammadiyah Inaugurated

Author : Pimpinan Pusat Muhammadiyah | Monday, April 25, 2011 14:33 WIB


Kampung Baru (20/04/2011), Located at Dewan Orang Ramai Kelab Datuk Sultan Sulaiman, a very historic place for the Malay community in Malaysia, Chairman of the Special Branch of Muhammadiyah (PCIM), Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia period from 2011 to 2013 under the new general chairman Muhammad Arifin Ismail MA, has been appointed and confirmed directly by Muhammadiyah's central executive board; Prof. Dr. H. M. Din Syamsuddin, MA.

Formerly, one of Muhammadiyah's central executives; Prof. Dr. H. Dadang Kahmad, MSc first read Central Executive Decree of Muhammadiyah (Muhammadiyah Central Executive) Number: 68/KEP/I.0/D/2011 issued in Jogjakarta On 14 Jumadil Awwal 1432 April 2011 H/18 About: Inauguration of regional executive of the Special Branch of Muhammadiyah Kuala Lumpur, by calling personnel who will be inaugurated in front of the audience. The spoken out Decree which also included former issued decree No. 114/KEP/I.0/B/2008, dated 26 Rajab 1429 July 2008 H/29 M, About: A Special Branch of Muhammadiyah in foreign countries, stipulating 3 year special branch leadership's period.

The Inauguration and affirmation of the executives of Special Branch of Muhammadiyah Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia recently is a series of processes lasting since the implementation of regional meeting I of PCIM on Thursday, February 3, 2011 M coincides with 29 Safar 1432 H, said Dr. Sonny Zulhuda in his speech as chairman of the committee "Grand Islamic Study and Inauguration of PCIM period 2011 - 2013" as well as chairman of the Board Formation regional meeting are mandated to formulate completeness PCIM board of committee.

Attended by residents, volunteers, sympathizers of Muhammadiyah, Indonesia and various community groups, local communities and community organizations that exist in Malaysia, also representatives from the Indonesia Embassy at Kuala Lumpur; around 400 people nightly crowded at the room often called the KSS Board of Kampung Baru, to witness an important event of Da'wah Islamiyah of Muhammadiyah.

Meanwhile in his mandate, the central executive of Muhammadiyah before his lecture in the grand Islamic study, reminded new Muhammadiyah executives in Kuala Lumpur – Malaysia, under the general executive Arifin Ismail and his staff, to always perform the function Muhammadiyah organization outside the country, some of which first PCIM should be able to act as gathering organizers between members, residents, and sympathizers of Muhammadiyah, secondly to become mediators between the organization and local governments and other institutions, thirdly to increase in the quality and quantity of Forum for members and sympathizers of Muhammadiyah, fourthly to take place as media of teaching Muhammadiyah organization and ideology, and fifthly to be the executive and the development of Islamic Spreading in accordance with the religious schools of the Muhammadiyah

Muhammad Arifin Ismail MA, which became the new general chairman of Muhammadiyah Special Branch of Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia period 2011 - 2013 is the son born in Kuala Simpang, Aceh Tamiang January 19, 1959. Arifin completed his bachelor (Ushuluddin) at the Institute of Education Darussalam (IPD) Pondok Modern Gontor - Ponorogo, went on Dirosat Ulyanya at Cairo University in Egypt, and Punjab University in Pakistan, as well as Post Graduate Studies at ISTAC - IIUM Malaysia, and now still completing his Ph.D on Fakulti Academy Pengajian Islam Universiti Malaya (UM), Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia.

The committees of the Special Branch of Muhammadiyah (PCIM), Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia from 2011 to 2013 in full is as follows: Board of Advisors: Prof. Dr. M. Akhyar Adnan, Ust. Raden Sofyan, Ust. Sofwan Badri, Lc, Umar Ramali, Suardi Lumban Tobing, Ust. Abdul Wahab. Board of Experts: Prof. Dr. Sohirin Solihin, Prof. Dr. Jandra, Prof. Dr. Susiknan, Dr. Abdul Hamid, Prof. Dr. Ishomuddin, Dr. Syamsuddin Arif, Slamet Riyadi, MT. General Chairman: M. Arifin Ismail Lc. MA. Vice Chairman: Sonny Zulhuda Ph.D. General Secretary: Kamal Sulton S.Ag. Secretary: Haris Susmana, Fejri Gasman M.A. General Treasurer: Ramadlan Kurniawan M.Ec. Treasurer: Sulistya M. Ec, Ihsan Hidayatul M.Ec. Chairman of the 1-Organizational Field: Zulfan Haidar BA, Members: Zubaidi, Fauzy Fathur, Haris M. Eng Maarif Qadri, Arif Budiman ME, Ahmad Nubail Lc, Irfan Soleh. Chairman 2 - Training & Research Department: Mahyuddin, Members: Khairul Fadl, Muhammad Rais, Fiqh Treatise MA, Abdullah Al-Mustafa, Aaron Faizal ME, Ph.D. Sunardi Chairman 3 – Propagation Dept: Imron Baehaqy Lc, Members: Muntaha Zaim Lc, MA, Asmin bin Selo, Faisal Sundani Lc, M. Ed, MA Mohammad Ghozali, Abdi Syahrial, Alfan. Chairman 4 - Bid. Economy & ZIS: M. A. Jawahir, Members: Grace Romadhon MT, Saprinal Manurung ME, Abdul Ghani, Zakki Azani, Ahmad Alfarabi, Nasher Akbar. Chairman 5 - Bid. Social Culture: M. Aunurrochim Mas'ad Ph.D., Member: Afriadi Sanusi MA, Firman Maulana MA, Muslihun MA, Ali Rahman. Chairman 6 - Bid. Advocacy & Counselling: Iwan Satriawan MCL, Members: Sunarno SH, MH, Abdul Rashid MCL, M. Fauzi Amin MA, Fouad Al-Ash. Chairman 7 - Public Relations Dept, Documentation & Publication Dept: Nasrul Hakiem MT. Members: Ali Rama SE, Abdul Mutholib, Tengku Adnan, Daniel, MT Mahmud Iwan, Nostalgiawan Wahyudi MA. Chairman 8 - Ex. Officio Chairman of PCIA Malaysia: Mimi Fitriana Zulfan, MA.

(Trans by hm-uhamka)