PKB Chairman Responds Related to Mahfud MD as the Candidate of Vice President
TIMESINDONESIA, JAKARTA – Chairman party of PKB Muhaimin Iskandar or Cak Imin did not deny about his party's rejection to the former Chief Justice of the Constitutional Court, Mahfud MD to become a vice presidential candidate.
However, Cak Imin also did not agree with the news. Because, the decision chooses Mahfud MD as Vice President depends on President Joko Widodo (Jokowi).
"(From PKB) Nobody accepts and rejects (Mahfud as Vice-President Jokowi) .They are all in the President's pocket, so everyone does not know who he is, but we just wait," he said at the House of Representatives building, Senayan, Jakarta, Thursday (12/ 7/2018).
On that moment, Cak imin said that the vice president candidate of Jokowi has appeared more than ten names. But the decision depends on the president himself.
"Many of candidate names appeared, it's more than 10," he said.
For information, previously, NU figures from Pondok Pesantren Lirboyo, Kediri, East Java and some PKB cadres in Indonesia requested that Jokowi cooperates with the simply NU cadres. (*)