Anies Stops Reclamation Activities in 13 Artificial Islets

Nur Azizah    •    26 September 2018 19:54 WIB
environment (en)
Anies Stops Reclamation Activities in 13 Artificial Islets
Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan (Photo:Medcom.id/Nur Azizah)

Jakarta: The Jakarta provincial administration has completely stopped the construction of 13 artificial islets in the Jakarta Bay.

"I want to announce that the construction of 13 artifcial islets will be stopped" Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan told reporters on Wednesday.

According to reports, the 13 artificial islets are still under construction. They are island A, island B, island E, island I, island J, island K, island M, island O, island F, island P, island Q, island H and island I. 

In the meantime, the outher four artifical islets have been fully constructed. They are island C, island D, island G and Island N. 

"We will regulate the other four artificial islets that have been built," the former education minister said.

"We are sure that the management of the islets will be in line with environmental and development aspects," he added.


(WAH)