Jambi, Election Supervisory Body - Sungaipenuh District Court (PN) stated that the defendant Sungai Penuh mayor AJB was legally proven to have committed an election crime.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar revealed, there are articles with new norms included in several draft Bawaslu Regulations (Perbawaslu) that adjust the conditions and situations of handling the COVID-19 pandemic that has been approved by Commission II of the Indonesian Parliament.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Mochammad Afifuddin believes the way the KPU conducts factual verification (verfak) of the nomination of the 2020 individual elections in the pandemic period must be with one perception. According to him, the same as verfak in the previous election, there are only additional rules regarding the necessity to implement COVID-19 preventive health protocol.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - In dealing with the simultaneous elections of 2020, Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar sees that some crucial issues must be faced. According to him, this needs to be a joint concern of both the election organizers, the government, and the community.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar appreciated the plan of the social media company Facebook to launch a list of political advertising costs incurred by prospective regional heads (Cakada) on Facebook and Instagram.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar said, Bawaslu will form cyber patrols in each district/city to support campaign monitoring on social media (social media). If any hate speech or black campaign is found, Bawaslu immediately asks the social media platform to reduce it.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu has sent 369 reports of violations of the neutrality of the State Civil Apparatus (ASN) Pilkada 2020 to the State Civil Apparatus Commission (KASN). The violation report was the result of the supervision of Bawaslu from 1 January - 15 June 2020.
Bawaslu Member M Afifuddin (left) when giving a press statement on Bawaslu Readiness in Continuing Oversight of 2020 Election Stages at Thamrin Bawaslu Building Jakarta, Monday (6/15/2020) afternoon/Photo: Humas of Bawaslu RI
Jakarta, the Election Supervisory Body - Commission II of the Indonesian House of Representatives, the Ministry of Home Affairs, the KPU, Bawaslu, and DKPP agreed on the number of voters per polling station (TPS) of a maximum of 500 people. Besides, it was agreed upon the realization of the 2020 local elections budget. This is to adjust the co-19 preventive health protocol.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Chair of Bawaslu Abhan revealed potential violations that could occur during the 2020 Simultaneous Regional Election which was carried out during the co-19 pandemic. He explained, eight potential violations were likely to increase during the implementation of the elections which coincided with the handling of the Covid-19 disaster.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Commission II of the House of Representatives approved the proposal for an additional 2020 simultaneous local election organizers to adjust co-19 preventive health protocols. This is in line with the expectations of Bawaslu to improve the supervision of the elections when the co-19 pandemic is still ongoing.