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Jakarta Citizens Flock to Lapangan Banteng to Thank Jakarta Governors of 2012-2017 Period

Jakarta Citizens Flock to Lapangan Banteng to Thank Jakarta Governors of 2012-2017 Period

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Thousands of supporters and volunteers of Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and Djarot Saiful Hidayat have gathered at Lapangan Banteng, Central Jakarta, on Saturday (10/14/2017). The event was filled with a variety of entertainment and art performances from a number of regions, which was aimed to thank the governors of Jakarta for the 2012-2017 period.

The supporters viewed many changes during the 2012-2017 period, and the capital city of Indonesia was so much better than when it was managed by the previous governor.

As it is known, Jakarta changed governors several times during the period of 2012-2017, ranging from the leadership of Joko Widodo - Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok),  Ahok - Djarot Saiful Hidayat, and the leadership of Djarot Saiful Hiayat that ends on Sunday (10/15/2017).

 Furthermore, governor-elect Anies Baswedan and his deputy Sandiaga Uno, who won the political battle in Jakarta, will be inaugurated by President Jokowi at the State Palace, on Monday (10/16/2017), to continue the leadership of the capital city's government.