Three Candidate Pairs Declared for 2017 Jakarta Election

Ilham wibowo    •    24 Oktober 2016 22:00 WIB
regional election
Three Candidate Pairs Declared for 2017 Jakarta Election
KPUD DKI head Sumarno (left) (Photo: MI/Atet Dwi)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The Jakarta General Election Commission (KPUD DKI) has officially declared the candidate pairs in the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election.

"Three candidate pairs will compete in the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election," said KPUD DKI head Sumarno at Balai Sudirman on Monday (10/24).

Incumbent Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama and Vice Governor Djarot Saiful hidayat are supported by PDIP, Nasdem, Hanura and Golkar.

Meanwhile, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono and Sylviana Murni are supported by Democratic Party, PPP, PKB and PAN.

Lastly, Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno are supported by Gerindra and PKS.

The three pairs registered to KPUD DKI last September. They then underwent verification process.

The Jakarta gubernatorial election will be held on February 15, 2017.







(WAH)