Muhammad Noer

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Raden Panji Muhammad Noer (born January 13, 1918 in Beler Hamlet , Rong Tengah , Sampang District , Jawa Timur Province , Indonesia ; † April 16, 2010 in Surabaya , Jawa Timur Province) was an Indonesian politician .


Noer was first deputy regent of the Bangkalan district in the Jawa Timur province in 1950 . In this function he designed plans for the construction of a bridge between Java and the island of Madura . Almost sixty years after his designs, Madura has been connected to the island of Java via the Suramadu Bridge (Jembatan Suramadu) since June 2009.

Between 1967 and 1976 he was governor of the Jawa Timur province. Noer was then ambassador to France from 1976 to 1980 .

Most recently he was a member of the commission of the television broadcaster SCTV (Surya Citra Televisi) from 1990 to 1994 .

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