It was recorded, from July 28-30, 30 thousand people visited Lebaran Betawi event at Setu Babakan, Jagakarsa, South Jakarta. This number has passed the target, which is 25 thousand visitors.
"The peak was on the third day. More than 15 thousand people visited the area "
Setu Babakan Betawi Culture Village (PBB)'s Area Management Unit (UPK) Head, Rofiqoh Mustafa said, on the first day of Lebaran Betawi, there was around 5 thousand visitors. On the second day, it increased to 10 thousand.
"The peak was on the third day. More than 15 thousand people visited the area. President also attended that day," he said, Monday (7/31).
Meanwhile, Jakarta Tourism and Culture Dept. (Disparbud) Secretary, Jeje Nurjaman added, Setu Babakan is planned to be a fixed location to hold Lebaran Betawi. Recently his side is still preparing Pergub (Governor Regulation) as its legal basis.
"Previously, it was celebrated in different places each years. It would be pity if decoration cost just can be used for several days. Thus we need to prepare its Pergub," he closed.