Jakarta Deputy Governor, Sandiaga Uno, participated in Car Free Day along Jalan Raya Tomang, West Jakarta, Sunday (3/11).
" If you want to be strong and healthy, you must be healthy and exercise"
He came to the location from his residence in Kebayoran Baru, by running.
In his speech, he hoped it could grow the economy, as well as movement of healthy lifestyle in society, especially in West Jakarta.
"Usually in the event, economic and UKM can grow here. Hopefully it can create new jobs in West Jakarta," he expressed.
The event this time is a follow-up aspiration of citizens who need open space for sports activities
"I thank the citizens, business world and ranks of city government. Hopefully thos event can become an oasis in West Jakarta," he stated.
West Jakarta Mayor, Anas Effendi added, Car Free Day on Jalan Raya Tomang as long as three kilometers from intersection up to bridge of West Canal Flood River is the first held.
He invited all citizens of West Jakarta, can take advantage of this activity to interact and exercise.
"If you want to be strong and healthy, you must be healthy and exercise," he stated.
Based on the information gathered, the event itself was crowded by thousands of people. Various sports were held like jogging, fun bike, and futsal.