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.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu member Fritz Edward Siregar mentioned four crucial issues of the final voter list (DPT) in Papua. According to him, firstly, there were anomalous voter data in the last four elections in Jayapura, namely the 2014 General Election, the 2017 Mayor Election, and the 2018 Governor Election, and the 2019 General Election.
Jakarta, Election Supervisory Body - Bawaslu officially closed the Election Supervision Study (Tadarus) program after almost a month the program took place during the Ramadan month of 1441 Hijri.
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.