Jakarta: President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) disbursed as many as 20 thousand land certificates during his visit to North Sumatra Province on Tuesday.
"Todya I distribute around 20 thousand land sertificates in North Sumatra," President Jokowi stated.
The land certificate distribution ceremony was held in Humbang Hasundutan regency. The president earlier inspected a food estate project in the region.
President Jokowi flew to Silangit International Airport in North Tapanuli from Halim Perdanakusuma Airbase in East Jakarta this monring. He then continued his trip to Humbang Hasundutan by land.
"It will provide legal certainty. Your name is on the certificate," he stated.
To tackle the spread of covid-19, during the land certificate distribution ceremony, all participants were required to wear face masks and maintain safe distance.
During the visit, President Jokowi was accompanied by a number of ministers, including Coordinating Minister for Maritime and Investment Affairs Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan and Minister of State Secretary Pratikno.