"It was only by chance I tuned into a news program on TV that reported the National Batik Day. I wanted to embrace it, so I wore a batik shirt today," he said.
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To help promote batik in Makassar, a group held a fashion show at the Losari Beach.
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Riding bicycles, the marchers visited historical buildings, government offices and other institutions in and around the city during the campaign, as reported by Antara.
Prosecutors in Medan, North Sumatra, and other civil servants in many regencies across Java, were also seen wearing batik in their workplaces.
North Sumatra Prosecutor's Office spokesman Edi Irsan Kurniawan Tarigan told Antara wearing batik was a great initiative to consolidate a national dress for Indonesia, which had recently become internationally recognized.
"There was no special instruction given by the Discount A line Prom Dresses Sumatra Chief Prosecutor for prosecutors to wear batik during the National Batik Day," he said.
"Employees wore it on their own accord, following President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's suggestion."
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