Forget Swachha Bharat, Indonesian Government Invests $22,467 To Paint 232 Slum Houses!

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India’s initiative of Swachha Bharat to clean the country is what we know about the government’s effort and definitely, India should get excellence certificate after that but, here an another country who did something outstanding which brought color to their village and in the life of villagers too.

Indonesia’s small slum village Kampung Pelangi nobody knows before and after transformed itself into a stunning display of bright colors of the rainbow now people are knowing it.

The Central Java community spent a whooping sum of $22k on the amazing makeover, take a look:

  • Slum Central Java, Indonesia has changed into the rainbow village after receiving an amazing makeover.

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  • It all started when Slamet Widodo( junior high school principal Slamet Widodo, 52, saw the need to improve his village.

 

  • Slamet Widodo proposed to change all 390 houses in Kampung Pelangi by painting it.

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  • Government nodded on his proposal pledged over $22k towards the initiative.

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  • 232 homes in the village are now into in rainbow color

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  • Mayor Hendrar Prihadi said, “the active involvement of citizens in the improvement of their home,”

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  • Kampung Pelangi has seen a sudden hike in international tourism after renovation.

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  • These rainbow streets are trending to Instagram #kampungpelangi

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  • This changes also benefiting the local economy

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  • Now, it becomes the example of at least 3 other former slums

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  • Thanks to the amazing power of art it brings the smile on the faces.

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  • This Before And After Picture Shows How One Step Made Big Difference 

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