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National scene: Govt vows to build 60 bridges for villages

  • The Jakarta Post

Temanggung | Mon, June 19 2017 | 12:39 am

PREMIUM The central government has targeted building 60 iron suspension bridges to improve access in mountainous villages across the country.

The government, which has been pushing to close the infrastructure gap between urban areas and remote regions, has built 10 hanging bridges in Banten and four in Magelang, Central Java, since 2015, but Papua and Sulawesi are still in dire need of hanging brid...