Gerindra-PKB Agree to Coalition, Its Name is Greater Indonesia Awakening

Gerindra General Chair Prabowo Subianto (left) together with the Chairman of the National Awakening Party (PKB), Muhaimin Iskandar (right) gave a statement after the meeting in Kertanegara, Jakarta South, Saturday (18/6/2022). (MIFTAHULAYAT/JAVA POS)

batampos – Gerindra Party confirmed that it has agreed to form a coalition with the National Awakening Party (PKB) in facing the 2024 General Election. This coalition is called the Greater Indonesia Awakening.

This statement was conveyed by the Daily Chair of the Gerindra Party DPP, Sufmi Dasco Ahmad, dismissing views that still doubt the Gerindra coalition with PKB. He emphasized that the Greater Indonesia Awakening Coalition is a serious coalition.

“It is true that Gerindra and PKB have agreed to cooperate or form a coalition to face the 2024 Pilkada,” Dasco said in his statement, Sunday (3/7).

The Deputy Speaker of the Indonesian House of Representatives revealed that the Gerindra Party had not previously commented excessively on the Gerindra-PKB coalition. Because the coalition discourse must go through the party mechanism first.

After going through the party mechanism, then the cadres carry out a coalition of the two parties. “Until now, there have been no excessive and passionate comments from administrators or cadres about the coalition with PKB, because it complies with the party’s statutes,” said Dasco.

Currently, continued Dasco, Prabowo Subianto has just been asked for his willingness to be confirmed as a presidential candidate from the Gerindra Party through the Rapimnas which will be held at the end of July 2022. Meanwhile, the question of the vice presidential candidate will be proposed. determined through a forum to be held in accordance with the provisions of the articles of association and by-laws. ladder (AD/ART) of the Gerindra Party.

“To PKB friends, rest assured that the Greater Indonesia Awakening is near,” concluded Dasco. (*)

Reporter: JP Group