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Jakarta Vice Governor, Djarot Saiful Hidayat, uttered that Jakarta Provincial Government is supporting Betawi culture much.

Buildings with Betawi ornamental, or authentic with Betawi culture will be renovated this year.

“I have requested related agency to renovate Rumah Si Pitung. Its condition is terrible,” he said, Monday (5/30).

Djarot admitted Betawi art are always given during events involving Jakarta Provincial Government.

“Yesterday, South Jakarta Administration held Palang Pintu Kemang XI Festival 2016. It’s our effort in maintaining Betawi culture,” he closed.

Reporter : Suriaman Panjaitan | Translated by : Rizky Mawardi

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