“We need to support Komodo to be voted one of the seven wonders of the world so that we can lift the prosperity level of people in East Nusa Tenggara [NTT],” Kalla said in television show of "Bukan Empat Mata".
“Vote komode for Indonesia, press KOMODO and send it to 9818. One text message from you will help develop NTT, Rp1/sms only” he said.
Kalla asked indonesians to support it, saying the island needed at least 100 million votes to be named one of the seven natural wonders of the world.
Komodo competes with 27 other finalists. The last voting will be closed on November 11, 2011.