The Government’s Option Remains Direct Regional Elections
Director-General of Regional Autonomy, Home Affairs Ministry, Akmal Malik Piliang
The home affairs ministry is conducting an evaluation of direct regional head elections (pilkada). Director-General of Regional Autonomy Akmal Malik Piliang said the evaluation will be going on until early January. To Tempo, on November 20, Akmal explained the reason for the home affairs ministry’s evaluation of direct pilkada. He also explained the plan for the asymmetrical regional election in various regions.