Gerindra & PKS Support Anies-Sandiaga in Jakarta Election

Dheri Agriesta    •    23 September 2016 20:05 WIB
regional election
Gerindra & PKS Support Anies-Sandiaga in Jakarta Election
Gerindra and PKS threw their support to Anies Baswedan and Sandiaga Uno in the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial race (Photo:MTVN/Dheri Agriesta)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Gerindra and PKS have thrown their support to former Education Minister Anies Baswedan and businessman Sandiaga Uno in the 2017 Jakarta gubernatorial election.

"Anies Baswedan as governor nominee and Sandiaga Uno as vice governor nominee," Gerindra chairman Prabowo Subianto at his home in South Jakarta on Friday (9/23).

Prabowo admitted Anies and Sandiaga are not party members. However, he said they are the best pair in the election.

Previously, PDIP, Nasdem, Hanura and Golkar supported incumbent Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (Ahok) and Vice Governor Djarot Saipul Hidayat.

Meanwhile, Democratic Party, PAN, PKB and PPP endorsed Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono and Sylviana Murni.


(WAH)