Djawanews.com – Several important historical events and records have occurred both at home and abroad which occur on August 7 each year. Some of them are changing the name of BPUPKI to PPKI.
August 7, 1945 The Investigative Agency for Preparatory Efforts for Independence (BPUPKI) changed its name to the Preparatory Committee for Indonesian Independence or PPKI.
PPKI is a committee tasked with preparing for Indonesian independence. Previously BPUPKI was formed, then dissolved by Japan and PPKI was formed on August 7, 1945 chaired by Ir. Sukarno.