Jakarta Governor period 1997-2007, Sutiyoso, conducted silaturahmi (friendly meeting) to Jakarta City Hall, Tuesday (11/21). The man who popularly called Bang Yos, was officially welcomed by Jakarta Governor, Anies Baswedan and his partner, Sandiaga Uno.
" We discussed many things with him (Bang Yos)"
Besides silaturahmi and nostalgia, Sutiyoso also gave input on some crucial issues in Jakarta to Anies and Sandi.
"We discussed many things with him (Bang Yos)," expressed Sandi, Tuesday (11/21).
To Bang Yos, Sandi explained, Jakarta Provincial Government has built 13 out of 15 routes of Transjakarta that was planned in era of Bang Yos.
Besides discussing Transjakarta, Bang Yos also shared his experience when he closed Kramat Tunggak, a former red- light district in North Jakarta and turned it into the Jakarta Islamic Center (JIC).
"Today, he officially entered to the governor's forum as an official adviser of Anies-Sandi," he stated.
He was honored believed to be the advisor of Jakarta Governor and Deputy Governor.
"I try to give input, as I keep monitoring the development of Jakarta even though I am out of the city. It is the same when I appointed Mr. Ali Sadikin as an advisor," he closed.