70 RPTRAs Got Reading Books Aid

5 Jan 2017

As many as 11,200 reading books are distributed to 70 RPTRAs that spread in Jakarta. The book is from Swiss Embassy for Indonesia.

Head of Library and Regional Archive Agency (BPAD), Tinia Budiati disclosed the book is distributed to six offices of Library and Archive offices (KPAK) and then continued to RPTRA. Then the old books will be rotated, borrowed from RPTRA to other RPTRAs, resulting equalization.

"We got aid in form of 11,200 reading books from Swiss Embassy. We distribute it to 70 RPTRAs in Jakarta," she stated, during handover of reading book to the KPAK chairmen, Jakarta BPAD Building, Thursday (12/29).

According to him, those books that distributed have various types of reading books. Among them are children's stories, fairy tales, skills, general knowledge and so on. Even, there are a number of books using braille letters.

"This is because there are also disabled people as visitor there," he stated.

Reported by Nurito | Translated by Nugroho Adibrata

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