Puji Kuswati is The Daughter of Traditional Helbal Enterpreneur

Puji Kuswati is The Daughter of Traditional Helbal Enterpreneur Representative of H Koesni's family, father of Puji Kuswati, Indonesian Christian church bomber, Jalan Diponegoro, Surabaya, accompanied by Tembokrejo Village, when meeting with reporters. (PHOTO: Syamsul Arifin / TIMES Indonesia)
Monday, 14 May 2018 - 16:06

TIMESMALAYSIA, JAKARTA – Puji Kuswati (43) is a suicide bomber in Indonesian Christian church, Diponegoro street, Surabaya, Sunday (13/05/2018). She is the third daughter of the couple of H Koesni and Hj Minarti Isfin, the biggest herbal entrepreneur in Hamlet Krajan, Tembokrejo Village, Muncar Sub-district, Banyuwangi, East Java.

She executes the action with his two daughters, Fadhila Sari (12) and Famela Rizqita (9).

Therefore, Hearing news Puji Kuswati, as perpetrators of suicide bombing terrorism, the family was  immediately shock.

When TIMES Indonesia ( came to the residence, both H Koesni and Hj Minarti Isfin and three siblings of Puji, could not be found. There are only family representatives accompanied by the Village Head (Kades) of Tembokrejo, Sumarto SH, with the staffs.

"All still shock, they just knew from the news broadcast last night," said H Rosiono, family representative, Monday (14/05/2018).

The family never expected that Puji Kuswati's fate and her children will be ended tragically.

As we've known, Puji Kuswati with her husband, R Dita Oepriarto (47), and their four children, Yusuf Fadhil (18), Firman Halim (16), Fadhila Sari (12) and Famela Rizqita (9), were killed in a suicide bombing to three churches in Surabaya, Sunday (13/05/2018).

They did it separately. R Dita Oepriarto did it at Central Pentecostal Church, Surabaya, Puji Kuswati with Fadhila Sari and Famela Rizqita, did it at Indonesian Christian Church, Diponegoro street, Surabaya. Yusuf Fadhil and Firman Halim did it in the Catholic church Tak Bercela of Santa Maria, Ngagel, Surabaya.

In the incident, there were 15 people killed and 41 wounded. (*)

Writer : Syamsul Arifin
Editor : Atho'illah
Publisher : Rochmat Shobirin