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207 out of 220 attractions in Jakarta
Samarth Arora
Indonesia has started hunting for a new city to call its national capital. If recent reports are to be believed, its present capital Jakarta may soon disappear completely from the face of the earth. Though the first President of Indonesia, Sukarno, had suggested the idea of a new capital back in 1957, all these years later, overpopulation, traffic congestion, and pollution are taking a serious toll on the city.The situation is so serious that Jakarta has been touted as the “fastest sinking capital in the world”. So if you have Jakarta on your bucket list, it’s probably now or never!Heart of the matter