Jakarta – Protest actions against election fraud took place in several parts of the country on Friday March 1. In the provincial capital of Surabaya, hundreds of people calling themselves the Honest and Fair Election Saviours Forum (FPPJ) held an action in front of the East Java Regional House of Representatives (DPRD) building.
According to CNN Indonesia's observations at the location, the majority of the demonstrators taking to the streets were emak-emak (urban housewives). Only a hand full of the demonstrators were young people. On the other hand, dozens to hundreds of police officers could be seen on guard.