Budi Karya Sumadi, Transportation Minister: Everybody complains about airplane tickets
Two weeks ago, the #PecatBudiKarya (#FireBudiKarya) campaign reverberated across Twitter.
The country’s netizens were protesting Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi’s decision to increase the online motorcycle taxi (ojek) tariff rates early this month. Their outrage only intensified when they talked about increased domestic airfares around the end of last year.
Budi Karya sprang into action, not because he was the subject of a trending topic, but because of the request by Coordination Minister for the Economy Darmin...