PKB insists on delaying 2024 elections

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Jazilul Fawaid.
MPR deputy speaker of PKB faction Jazilul Fawaid. (Source: Doc. MPR RI)

Jakarta, IO – Jazilul Fawaid, deputy speaker of the People’s Consultative Assembly (MPR) of the National Awakening Party (PKB) faction, said his party is adamant in proposing the postponement of the 2024 elections and presidential term extension.

“This is part of today’s dynamics in democracy. However, with all due respect, PKB including me personally will continued to speak out about the discourse to postpone 2024 elections,” Jazilul said on Friday (22/4).

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PKB is the first faction in parliament to float the idea to delay 2024 elections, after Investment Minister Bahlil Lahadalia initiated it in early January.