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N. Sumatra to have two new provinces

  • Apriadi Gunawan

    The Jakarta Post

Medan | Thu, April 28 2011 | 10:00 am

PREMIUM All parties in the North Sumatra legislative council have agreed to the formation of the Tapanuli and Southeast Sumatra provinces after long and heated debates marred by the death of North Sumatra legislative speaker Abdul Aziz Angkat four years ago.

Tapanuli province will consist of four regencies: Humbang Hasundutan, Samosir, Toba Samosir and North Tapanuli, while Southeast Sumatra will b...