2,000 Seeds of Parrot Fish Spread at Gebang Sari RPTRA

Jakarta Governor, Basuki T Purnama spread 2,000 seeds of parrot fist at a pool of Gebang Sari RPTRA, Bambu Apus Urban Village, Cipayung, East Jakarta.

"Parrot fish was chosen, because having the ability to live in murky waters. Its meat is also good for improving nutrition of citizens," he expressed, Thursday (10/20).

He warned the fish at the pool is strictly banned to be caught. Citizens who want to take it must get permission from the RPTRA operator first. It must use a fishing hook.

Head of North Jakarta Maritime, Agriculture and Food Security Sub-dept, Agung Priambodo explains, the fish would be eligible to be harvested in three months ahead.

"Indeed, it is programmed in all waters in Jakarta, thus people can enjoy it," he disclosed.

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