Anies Baswedan: Meikarta Project Affects Jakarta Water Quality

 TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan has voiced regard about the quality of water from Citarum River, West Java, that could be influenced by a Meikarta project. According to Anies, a skill plan in Cikarang had a intensity to stymie a H2O supply from Citarum River to Jatiluhur Reservoir. 

“This will be a regard for a Jakarta provincial administration since there is a outrageous skill plan designed there, Meikarta,” pronounced Anis in a Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) building, Central Jakarta, Monday, Feb 18. 

Anies explained a plan was adjacent to a west H2O upsurge to Kalimalang, East Jakarta, so a presentation of a housing formidable in a area could boost a intensity of wickedness in Citarum River. 

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The Supreme Audit Agency (BPK) suggested currently a formula of analysis of a Jakarta and West Java administrations’ opening in handling and monitoring Citarum River. The formula showed Citarum’ wickedness turn is above a threshold. 

Citarum River currently caters to 80 percent of Jakartans’ need for celebration water, while 13 percent met by a daub H2O of PDAM Tirta Kerta Raharja, and 6 percent from Krukut and Pesanggrahan Rivers.


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