Vendors of Independence Day accessories in Jatinegara

Pernak-pernik Kemerdekaan
(IO/Dumaz Artadi)

Jakarta, IO – As the celebration of 77th anniversary of Indonesian Independence Day on August 17 approaches, vendors of red-and-white themed accessories like flags, balloons, lamps and stickers mushroomed around Pasar Mester, Jatinegara, Tuesday (16/8).

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The vendors acknowledged that this year’s sales are better as the Covid-19 pandemic has been waned. They said they have seen sales increase by up to 50 percent compared to last year. (Dumaz Artadi)