Serang. Suara.com – Kaesang Pangarep has officially been appointed as General Chair of PSI replacing Giring Ganesha. President Jokowi’s youngest son was appointed as Chairman of PSI a few days after becoming a member of PSI. The announcement of Kaesang as Chairman of PSI took place during Kopdarnas PSI at the Djakarta Theater, Central Newsdelivers.com, Monday evening, 25 September 2023.
After officially entering the world of politics, discourse about Kaesang running for mayor of Depok reappeared. When he was asked about this, Kaesang admitted that Jokowi had answered this regarding Depok 1.
“Actually, my father has already answered that, he is still being asked again,” said Kaesang at the Kopdarnas PSI press conference at the Djakarta Theater, Central Newsdelivers.com, Monday, September 25 2023.
Kaesang explained that the Depok election will be discussed later. Because, he said, he is currently focused on winning PSI in the 2024 elections.
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“Now I am focused on winning PSI in 2024. Later in the regional elections, if not me, we will look for another national figure who really has the capability to fight and make Depok better,” he said.
Previously, the Secretary of the PSI Board of Trustees who is currently Secretary General, Raja Juli Antoni, leaked the contents of his conversation with President Jokowi at a meeting at the Presidential Palace, Central Newsdelivers.com, Monday, September 4 2023. Antoni said that Jokowi had said that Kaesang would not run for the Depok mayoral election.
“Pak Jokowi has answered, yes, most likely Mas Kaesang will not go to Depok,” said Antoni.