Jakarta Governor, Anies Baswedan attended on Pecinan Festival 2019 which was held to celebrate Cap Go Meh event in Petak Sembilan, Glodok, West Jakarta. Perhimpunan Indonesia Tionghoa (INTI) welcomed him and granted him a souvenir as a form of gratitude.
" Thanks to you all who have maintained this tradition and cultural arts"
This year's Pecinan Festival was enlivened with bazaar and various art and cultural attractions. According to him, Cap Go Meh and Pecinan Festival reminds him that Jakarta has a long history as a City of people from various ethnic groups.
"Thanks to you all who have maintained this tradition and cultural arts. Hopefully, Glodok's economy can grow from time to time as well as its culture," he said, Tuesday (2/1 9).