Jakarta, CNN Indonesia – Spokesman for the National Campaign Team (TKN) Joko Widodo-Ma & # 39; ruin Amin, Arya Sinulingga claims that there are six regional heads at district / city level in West Sumatra expressing support for the Jokowi-Ma & # 39; ruf-couple in 2019 presidential election,
The regional chiefs claimed to support Jokowi-Ma & # 39; ruf, the Regent of Dharmasraya, the Sutan Riska Tuanku kingdom; Sijunjung Regent, Yuswir Arifin; South Pesisir Regent, Hendrajoni; Pasaman Regent, Yusuf Lubis; Mayor of Solok, Zul Efian, and Limapuluh Kota Regent, Irfendi Arbi.
"We welcome the support of the regional leaders in West Sumatra to Pak Jokowi," Arya said in a written statement CNNIndonesia.com on Wednesday (19/9).
Arya claimed that the regional heads also felt the impact of the infrastructure development program that was activated by Jokowi in their respective regions & # 39; s.
That is why he said that their main motive was to support Jokowi-Ma & # 39; ruf in the presidential elections of 2019, so that the development of the infrastructure in West Sumatra would continue.
"Minangkabau Airport, airport trains, trans-Mentawai development are some examples of infrastructure development by Jokowi and already enjoyed by the people of West Sumatra," Arya said.
"They want Jokowi to be two presidents, so that the development continues," he added.
Arya also said that the central government had taken over a number of infrastructures in West Sumatra under Jokowi & # 39; s control which had to be financed by the APBD.
It aims to speed up the development process in West Sumatra and can be enjoyed by people.
"As an example when the Bukit Tinggi market burned, the central government financed its construction," he said.
Earlier a number of regional leaders had expressed their support for the couple Jokowi-Ma & # 39; ruf Amin.
They included the Governor of Central Java Ganjar Pranowo, the Governor of East Java, Khofifah Indar Parawansa, NTT Governor Viktor Laiskodat, Governor of West Java, Ridwan Kamil, and Papua Governor Lukas Enembe.
In addition, there is a former NTB governor, Mr. Bajang, teacher Zainul Majdi, who has long supported Jokowi-Ma & # 39; ruf. (erase / clear)