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Exodus route hellish from Jakarta to S. Sumatra

  • Oyos Saroso H.N.

    The Jakarta Post

Bandarlampung | Sat, August 27 2011 | 07:00 am

PREMIUM Many motorists are predicting this year’s Idul Fitri exodus journey from Jakarta to South Sumatra will be unbearable given the threat of congestion, especially at Merak Port in Banten.

Damaged bridges are also another obstacle for homebound travelers along the Sumatra overland routes.

“There are at least 20 damaged bridges in Lampung located along Sumatra’s eastern, western, ...