Acting Jakarta Govenor Ready to Secure Regional Election

Damar Iradat    •    02 November 2016 18:17 WIB
regional election
Acting Jakarta Govenor Ready to Secure Regional Election
Acting Jakarta Governor Sony Sumarsono (Photo:Antara/Widodo S Jusuf)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Acting Jakarta Governor Sony sumarsono said he is ready to secure the Jakarta gubernatorial election. 

"We are very ready," said Sony at City Hall in Jakarta on Wednesday (11/2).

Sony mentioned he will have a preparation meeting. He will gather city administration officials.

Home Minister Tjahjo Kumolo appointed Sony Sumarsono as acting governor last week. Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) must take leave during campaign.

The capital will hold the election in February 2017. Ahok will compete against Anies Baswedan and Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono.


(WAH)