Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo, who is campaigning for re-election, at the MRT inauguration ceremony in Jakarta. Photo: EPA

Gridlocked Jakarta inaugurates its first MRT system

  • The line that opened Sunday includes seven elevated and six underground stations
  • President Joko Widodo also presided over groundbreaking ceremony for an 8km line heading northward that is planned to be completed by 2024
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Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo, who is campaigning for re-election, at the MRT inauguration ceremony in Jakarta. Photo: EPA
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