Jokowi confident of big win for PDI-P in Indonesia's parlimentary polls
Published on Apr 9, 2014 10:22 AM
JAKARTA - Presidential candidate for Indonesia Democratic Party - Struggle (PDI-P) Joko Widodo said he's confident his party will win big in Wednesday's polls to elect a new parliament.
"I'm very confident my party will do very well, my party will win very strong. We will have a big majority," he told reporters after casting his vote here.
Asked when talks of coalition will start, the Jakarta governor, popularly known as Jokowi, said: "Perhaps, we start tomorrow morning."
The 52-year-old governor and his wife Iriana turned up early at the polling station to cast their votes.
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