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The City Council (DPRD) revealed, the bylaw No. 4/2015 on Betawi Culture Preservation must immediately be run maximally. Thus the  awareness of the culture among people could be faster.

"The rule should be applied," said Chairman of City Council, Prasetio Edi Marsudi, during Balegda meeting discussing on formation and official structure," he stated, Monday (12/5).

Prasetio disclosed, through the bylaw, it means Betawi culture preservation will run massively.

"This is an effort to preserve Betawi culture, this is our face. I hope the Betawi nuance could be colored at each urban village office, sub-district office and so on," he expressed.

While Head of Jakarta Tourism and Culture Dept, Catur Laswanto explains, Gubernatorial Regulation No. 229/2016 as a follow-up mandate Bylaw No. 4/2015 on Betawi Cultural Preservation has been issued.

"It was issued two weeks ago," he finished.

Reported by Folmer | Translated by Nugroho Adibrata

Source : http://www.beritajakarta.com/en/