Rumblings in Blora
The people of Blora are demanding their share of the Cepu oil profits. At the height of its production, the Banyu Urip oil field is Indonesia’s biggest oil contributor.
The Cepu-Bojonegoro road used to be largely deserted. However, nowadays this middle route highway (of Java) is always bustling, especially after the Cepu Block is spewing out over one-quarter of Indonesia’s total crude oil production.
The busy traffic has become a daily occurrence. Throughout last week, heavy vehicles constantly roam the streets, made easier by the widening of the road to 12 meters.
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