Jakarta: Governor of Jakarta Anies Baswedan held a "halal bihalal" gathering to celebrate the Eid-al-Fitr post-fasting festivities with the Jakarta provincial government employees on the first working day following the 2019 Lebaran or Eid-al-Fitr holidays on Monday.
Baswedan along his wife Fery Farhati Ganis, Jakarta Government's Secretary Saefullah, and several government officials were present during the activity held at the Jakarta City Hall, Central Jakarta.
Employees keen on meeting the number one person in Jakarta had lined up since 8:00 WIB until the conclusion of the event at around 10 a.m. local time
Earlier, Anies had held an open house for the community at his official residence on Wednesday afternoon.
The Jakarta provincial government organized the halal bihalal event at the Jakarta City Hall for residents after the Eid al-Fitr prayers 1440 Hijri on Wednesday morning.
In Makassar, South Sulawesi Governor Abdullah stated led the flag ceremony on the first day of work of the state civilian apparatus (ASN) after the 2019 Lebaran (Eid-al-Fitr) leave this morning.
The South Sulawesi Governor stated after Eid 2019 that he and Deputy Governor Andi Sudirman Sulaiman had led the province for nine months so could evaluate the rate of development for expediting it optimally.
"Let us work professionally, so that our steps get the recognized result," Nurdin stated.
"However, if the community does not believe in us, we will lose trust. Do not have thorns in the flesh or spread noise in the community when the problem is internal, so we will evaluate it. The vice governor and I have no personal interest in leading South Sulawesi", he remarked. (Antara)