Ahok-Djarot to Raise Funds

Achmad Zulfikar Fazli    •    03 Oktober 2016 18:10 WIB
regional election
Ahok-Djarot to Raise Funds
Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama and Vice Governor Djarot Saipul Hidayat (Photo: MI/Panca Syurkani)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Incumbent Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and Vice Governor Djarot Saipul Hidayat will raise funds for the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election.

Djarot said he will gather money from PDIP members. He is a PDIP senior politician. He currently holds position as head of membership and organization in the party.

"We will collect Rp5,000 or Rp10,000 from each member," Djarot said at the City Hall in Jakarta on Monday (10/3).

Previously, Ahok said he will hold fundraising events. He will ask up to Rp50 million to the participants.

"I am different," Djarot continued.

Ahok and Djarot are supported by PDIP, Nasdem, Hanura and Golkar. The Jakarta election will be held on February 15, 2016.


(WAH)