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Jakarta population to be limited to 12 million

  • The Jakarta Post

| Thu, September 30 2010 | 10:41 am

PREMIUM JAKARTA: Jakarta’s population will be limited to 12 million for the next 20 years to avoid a myriad of social problems due to overpopulation, an official says.

Deputy governor for population control and settlement Margani Mustar said on Wednesday that the provincial administration had proposed in its draft of the city spatial planning plan for 2010-2030 that population growth would be cur...