DPP Gerindra Not Knowing Gatot Nurmantyo List of 2019 Presidential Candidates
By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Saturday, March 24 2018 - 15:00 IWST
Jenderal Gatot Nurmantyo mantan Panglima TNI (Foto Industry.co.id)
INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - Chairman of DPP Gerindra Party Ahmad Riza Patria stated not yet know that former TNI Commander Gatot Nurmantyo register as a presidential candidate or vice presidential candidate to the Gerindra Party.
"The question of the presidential candidate, the internal discussion of Gerindra Party is over, will carry Mr. Prabowo, and now Gerindra Party is looking for the right time to declare Pak Prabowo as a presidential candidate," said Ahmad Riza Patria, in Jakarta, Saturday (24/3 / 2018)
According to Riza Patria, Gerindra Party Chairman, Prabowo Subianto, met many national figures from across the field, in establishing communication to discuss solutions to the problems of the nation and state.
Prabowo Subianto, he said, also met with Gatot Nurmantyo, which is talking about the problems of nation and state.
Prabowo's meeting with cross-regional national figures, he said, usually talks about how to build the nation and the country forward, by looking for solutions to the problems of the nation that exists today.
"At a meeting between Pak Prabowo and Pak Gatot Nurmantyo, I did not know exactly what was being said, because I did not participate in the meeting," he said.
When asked about Gerindra's vice presidential nominee, Riza Patria said, Gerindra Party still continues to build communication with other political parties, including talking about the vice presidential candidate.
Concerning the vice presidential candidate from political parties, according to him, all political parties that are building communication with Gerindra Party already have a name to be carried as a vice presidential candidate from the party's internal.
Vice Chairman of Commission II of the House of Representatives (DPR) sees this, the Prosperous Justice Party (PKS) has nine names of candidates for president or vice president candidate, National Mandate Party (PAN) carrying the name of general chairman Zulkifli Hasan, and PKB (Partai Kebangkitan Bangsa / PKB) Muhaimin Iskandar.
Democrat Party, he said, also kemungkingn carry the name of the son of the general chairman, Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono.
Then, the names of candidates for presidential candidates from outside political parties, according to Riza, has begun to be mentioned the name of the Governor of Anies Baswedan and the name of former TNI Commander Gatot Nurmantyo.
"Regarding the names of the vice-presidential candidates, Gerindra Party will be discussed with other parties to reach agreement," he said as quoted by Antara.
Talks about the figure of vice presidential candidate, according to him, will also discuss the criteria so that it can pursue in one name.
Earlier on Thursday (22/3), Gerindra Party politician Muhammad Syafi'i or Romo, said former TNI Commander General Gatot Nurmantyo had visited Gerindra Party, met Prabowo Subianto, and at the meeting Gatot was ready to be promoted as a candidate for president from Gerindra Party