TRIBUN-VIDEO.COM – Unexpected events occurred in the middle of the commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of Indonesia's independence at Pos Lintas Batas, Atambua, NTT.
This morning, Friday (17/08/2018), the hook on the mast was problematic.
Flag breeders can not raise the flag.
However, unexpectedly, a boy got out of the line and ran in the middle of the field towards the mast.
He immediately set the pole at the top for the participants to marvel.
The brave boy named Johannes Adekalla, or colloquially named Joni, as reported by Tribun-Video.com on Twitter @Kemlu_RI on Friday.
Joni is a Grade 7 student at Silawan 1 Middle School, Tasifeto Timur, Belu, NTT.
A portrait of Joni in white and blue uniform standing near the Belu Regent Ose Luan without wearing shoes in the first picture and black shoes in the second picture.
It is known that the video showcasing the heroic action of Joni has been viral on social media.
Participants at the ceremony behind the camera expressed their concern and support.
"Hold him, hold him, hold him, hold him first, again," said a man.
"Come down, brother," the voice of the man said with a speaker.
When Joni reached the top of the pole, the applause of the participants boomed.
"Damn, it's sad, I'm so moved," the voice of the woman behind the camera said.
When Joni came down from the pole, he was greeted by soldiers and soldiers.
The video is uploaded to Ika Silalahi's Facebook account and has been distributed over 196,000 times.
"Never consider yourself small and useless.
This little boy from Atambua gets on the mast to pick up the end of the rope that is released when the flag is spread.
Whatever happens, red and white must continue to fly !!
Dirgahayu my country, "he wrote.
See the video above. (Tribun-Video.com/Eleonora Padmasta EW).