Council backs south Garut as new regency
Yuli Tri Suwarni
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM The local legislative council has approved a proposal to create a new regency within Garut regency, West Java, to spur development programs in the southern part of the region. The new regency would be called South Garut. However, the new regency - first proposed five years ago by local residents - still has a long way before being legally recognized by the state. Under prevailing laws, t...