The data, he added, included three new provinces in Papua whose basis of establishment were only approved in the plenary session recently. They are South Papua Province, Central Papua Province, and Papua Highland Province.
“The population data from the Home Ministry must be used as a reference in verifying the membership and management of political parties as candidates for the elections,” said Doli.
In addition, he also asked the KPU for a political party online information database (Sipol) to ensure data security and personal data protection in the registration and verification process. (rr)