Central Kalimantan to End Emergency Status for Forest Fires

Surya Sriyanti    •    05 Oktober 2016 16:21 WIB
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Central Kalimantan to End Emergency Status for Forest Fires
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Metrotvnews.com, Palangkaraya: The Central Kalimantan will end the emergency alert status for land and forest fires in the province.

Central Kalimantan Land and Forest Fires Task Force commander Colonel (Arh) Purwo Sudaryanto said they will end the status on October 8, 2016.

Purwo mentioned the plan on the sidelines of the 71th TNI anniversary at Sanaman Mantikei Square in Palangkaraya Wednesday, October 5, 2016.

"We have entered the rainy season," Media Indonesia quoted him as saying.

The Central Kalimantan administration enacted the status on July 11, 2016.


(WAH)