During Eid holidays on June 5-7, West Jakarta Environment (LH) Sub-department has collected 750 tons of waste from 8 sub-districts
" Total waste volume during Eid holidays is less than usual days"
West Jakarta LH Sub-department Head, Edy Mulyanto said, around 125 tons of waste collected on Wednesday (6/5), 212 tons on Thursday (6/6), and 415 tons on Friday (6/7).
"Total waste volume during Eid holidays is less than usual days. Normally, we collect around 1,400 tons of waste per day in 8 sub-districts," he mentioned on Tuesday (6/11).
Waste volume is estimated to return to normal on Monday (6/18).
In order to maintain cleanliness in the tourist destination areas, his side deploys tens personnel.
"Especially in Kota Tua, we also provide three garbage trucks, motor cart (germor), sweeper, and 70 personnel to transport the waste," he added.