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Mixed results from Depok’s rice-free day

  • Yuli Tri Suwarni

    The Jakarta Post

Depok | Wed, February 27 2013 | 12:31 pm

PREMIUM The Depok administration has claimed that the policy of reducing rice consumption has successfully cut 41 servings of rice from a civil servant’s diet in a whole year.

Mayor Nur Mahmudi Ismail evaluated on Tuesday the implementation of the One Day No Rice campaign, which he said had reduced rice consumption by 28 kilocalories per person since going into effect in February 2012.

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