Serang gets Rp19.8 billion from public works ministry

Serang, Banten (ANTARA News) - The regional government of Serang city, Banten, has been allocated Rp19.8 billion by the Public Works Ministry to carry out repairs to village infrastructure.

"The allocation of the regional funds has been decided and the repair of roads and infrastructure in Serang villages began earlier this June," the secreary of Serang city`s public works office, M Hidayat, said here on Friday.

He said of the Rp19.8 billion, Rp11 billion would be used to repair roads and bridges, and Rp8.8 billion to refurbish human settlement facilities.