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Marunda beach and flood canal add to fishermen's woes

  • The Jakarta Post


| Sat, January 9 2010 | 11:33 am

PREMIUM The fishermen in Marunda, North Jakarta, may have to brace for more hardship in their lives following the building of the East Flood Canal and the administration's plan to restore a public beach in the area. "The authorities asked us to remove our nets," Tiarom, a fisherman, said Friday as he looked at the fixed nets located several meters away from the opening of the east flood canal. ...