A local resident watches as municipal police close down an illegal charcoal factory in North Jakarta on Thursday. (Antara Photo/Aditya Pradana Putra)

Illegal Charcoal Factories Closed Down in North Jakarta


SEPTEMBER 19, 2019

Jakarta's municipal police closed down 23 illegal charcoal factories in Cilincing, North Jakarta, on Thursday. Residents of the area have been complaining of heavy air pollution since the factories were opened.