Jokowi Receives MPR Speaker at Palace

Achmad Zulfikar Fazli    •    18 Juli 2017 17:34 WIB
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Jokowi Receives MPR Speaker at Palace
MPR speaker Zulkifli Hasan (Photo: MI/Panca Syurkani)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: President Joko "Jokowi" widodo received the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) Speaker Zulkifli Hasan at the Presidential Palace Complex in Central Jakarta on Tuesday afternoon.

"We offered a number of advises," Zulkifli said.

Zulkifli adressed about the disbandment of the anti-Pancasila mass organizations. He disagreed with the issuance of the Government Regulation in Lieu of Law (PerppU) Number 2/2017 on Mass Organizations.

The Perppu enables the government to ban  anti-Pancasila mass organizations. It amends the existing law regulating mass organizations. 

The Perppu was signed by President Jokowi on July 10. It was announced by the government on July 12.


(WAH)