A significant outcome produced by the Preparatory Committee for the Independence of Indonesia, in their meeting on August 22, 1945, was the establishment of a People’s Security Body. The main task of the Body was to maintain security and order in each respective area. In order to ensure security
of people, on October 5, 1945,. the Preparatory Committee estabilshed Peoples Security Army,. This event is now commemorated as the IndonesianArmed Forces Day.