Most of area in Jambi Province are still shrouded in haze. The air pollution standard index reachs 96 (average), but the Jambi City is full of haze. According to Frans Tandipau, the secretary of The Office of Environment Management of Jambi Province, the end of the haze cannot be predicted. May be, haze still shrouds in along the fasting month (Ramadan) until Lebaran.
The Chief of Badan Meteorologi dan Geofisika (BMG) Jambi RL Tobing said yesterday that the haze come up from the forest burning in other province, not only in Jambi. He hopes rains come in this Oktober.
source: jambi independent.go.id