Allegedly violating the Electronic Information and Transactions Law (ITE), the declarator and the Executive Committee of the Indonesian Rescue Action Coalition (KAMI), Jumhur Hidayat, were arrested by the Cyber Crime Crime Team at his home in Cipete, South Jakarta, Thursday (15/10/2020).
According to the Public Information Bureau, Brigadier General Awi Setiono said the man who had served as head of the National Agency for the Placement and Protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers (BNP2TKI), which has now changed to BP2MI (Indonesian Migrant Workers Protection Agency) was arrested on Tuesday morning (13/10). ).
“Jumhur was arrested this morning,” said Brigadier General Awi, quoted from CNNIndonesia.com, Tuesday (10/13/2020).
Brigadier General Awi also explained that Jumhur was arrested for allegedly violating the Law on Information and Electronic Transactions (ITE), which he uploaded through his social media.
Meanwhile, as reported by abc.net, Usman Hamid as Executive Director of Amnesty International Indonesia, responded to the arrests to spread fear to those who criticized the ratification of the Omnibus Law on Job Creation.
Previously, two WE officials had been arrested by the police. Anton Permana as the WE declarator who was arrested on Sunday (11/10) and a member of the KAMI Executive Committee, Syahganda Nainggolan were arrested on Tuesday morning (13/10). Both were arrested on the same charge, violating the ITE Law.