Ready to run: A light rapid transit (LRT) train is ready to depart for a test run from Velodrome Station in Rawamangun, East Jakarta, on Wednesday. (JP/David Caessarre)About 10 meters above the ground, a silver train glided on elevated light rapid transit (LRT) railway connecting Velodrome Station in Rawamangun, East Jakarta, and Kelapa Gading Station in North Jakarta.
(read more: The Jakarta Post)
The Ministry of Transportation immediately conducts a comprehensive evaluation of the operation of the South Sumatra Light Rail Transit (LRT) following the sudden stopping of the Palembang LRT strike, South Sumatra, on Sunday (12/8) evening. The strike that occurred at the end of last week was not the first, but it has happened repeatedly over the LRT which began full operation earlier this month.
“This evaluation is expected to provide a solution to the improvement of the overall operational performance of the LRT, especially in order to support the 18th Asian Games which will soon be held in the City of Palembang,” said Director General of Railways of the Ministry of Transportation Zulfikri, Monday (August 13)
(source: CNN Indonesia)