BANDUNG-Chairman of West Java Province Family Welfare Development, Netty Prasetyani said, since 2009 and until now the awareness of the community qualitatively and acceptance will use batik very high.
"Alhamdulillah people already have awarness, qualitative and exceptional acceptance using batik in various events, invisible and qualitative in the middle of society," he said.
According to Netty, the appeal to use batik every 2nd of October is limited to strengthening and preserving, after getting the recognition so Unesco as a cultural heritage that must be preserved and maintained its existence.
"We are not only the owner of the tradition of a piece of cloth but also have strategy to explore the batik at all age layer including children," he said. (Parno)