1.7-Hectare Land Prepared for Heroes Cemetery

A heroes cemetery (TMP) will be built on a 1.7-hectare land in the Tegal Alur Public Cemetery, Kalideres, West Jakarta in the near future.

“We prepare it as alternative place, as the Kalibata TMP is almost full,” said Siti Hasni, Division Head of Jakarta Forestry Agency’s Cemetery, Monday (2/18).

Her party plans to fence the land as a marker of the TMP area boundary with Tegal Alur TPU.

“The land itself can accommodate up to 2,500 tombs,” she told.

While for its facilities such as, road, security post, parking lot, and land elevation will be executed next year.

“We already have data of persons who have the right to be buried at the TMP. Moreover we have coordinated with the Social Ministry, Social Welfare Bureau, and Social Agency,” she stated.

Source: Berita Jakarta