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According to Channel News Asia, the Indonesian minister on Wednesday asked you to marry him. Poverty as a way to reduce the country's poverty rate.

What if poor people were looking for another poor person (for marriage)? "What happens if the poor look only at you," said Muhadjir Effendy, Minister of Human and Culture. The same poor to marry? The number of poor people will increase over time. This is the problem in Indonesia. ”

There are about five million poor families in Indonesia, accounting for 9.4 percent of the total, said the minister. 57.1 million.

Effendy has asked Religious Affairs Minister Fachrul Razi to pass a law directing the poor to seek the rich to marry while you There must also be poor people to get married. He also asked for pre-marital assistance programs for economically disadvantaged couples but The purpose of marriage is to help them find employment after marriage. This program provides skills training for those who want to find a job after marriage.

Effendy says that such premarital programs will help to reduce poverty rates in Indonesia. . According to the Jakarta Post, the World Bank recently reported that 45% of Indonesians or about 115 million Indonesians People have not yet received adequate economic security and lifestyle.

However, Indonesia has taken effective measures to reduce poverty over the past 15 years Has pushed the country to a poverty rate of less than 10%. The middle class has also increased from 7% to 20% now.