Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu oversees the simultaneous Click Movement conducted by the KPU on July 15, 2020.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu fully supports social assistance programs (social assistance) provided by the government to the community to ease the burden of living the impact of the Corona virus pandemic. However, Bawaslu conducts supervision to ensure that the program is purely humanitarian and the responsibility of the government, not to be used in the interests of the 2020 elections.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Ratna Dewi Pettalolo asked for seriousness from the regional government in providing budget support for the 2020 elections. The reason is that the election budget during the COVID-19 pandemic was not budgeted for the election budgeting process.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu believes the ad hoc supervisors (temporary) as the spearhead of election and election control. So Bawaslu needs to improve the competence of Ad hoc supervisors.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Mochammad Afifuddin views that the simultaneous elections of 2020 during the Covid-19 Pandemic require expensive, heavy, and complicated costs. The reason is there is a mobilization of officers who are not just officers of the Voting Organizing Group (KPPS), but also nurses and doctors.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu Member Ratna Dewi Pettalolo stated, according to the results of supervision conducted by the ranks of Provincial Bawaslu and Regency / City Bawaslu, there was social assistance distribution (social assistance) during the 19th pandemic in 23 districts/cities in 11 provinces allegedly politicized incumbent candidate. One of the things that burst was by attaching a picture of the head of the region in the social assistance.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar hopes that the organizers of the regional elections, especially the KPU and Bawaslu, will get an additional budget for the 2020 simultaneous regional elections to anticipate the spread of co-19.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu Member Ratna Dewi Pettalolo views, the application of COVID-19 health protocol standards such as washing hands and wearing masks could be a new mode of abuse of voting rights in the 2020 elections. Surely this could happen if the vote was held in December 2020 and applying COVID-19 protocol standards to prevent transmission of the deadly virus.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Chairman of the Election Supervisory Body Abhan said, the KPU must immediately prepare a revision of the KPU Regulation (PKPU) in the election stage to ensure certainty of the continuing implementation of the delayed 2020 elections.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu conveyed the challenge of postponing the 2020 elections in Indonesia to the Global Network on Electoral Justice (GNEJ) through a virtual international meeting, Thursday (30/04/2020) night.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body- Bawaslu member Rahmat Bagja said that the dispute settlement process that occurred before the 2020 elections postponed continues. He also asked the ranks of the election supervisors to follow up on the settlement of disputes that submitted to the Election Supervisory Body through online communication.