PDIP (the largest political party in West Java) and the Golkar Party (the second largest political party in the province) are in talks for forming a coalition to endorse the Regent of Purwakarta Dedi Mulyadi as a governor candidate in West Java’s 2018 election. The formation of such a coalition would make things more difficult for Mayor of Bandung Ridwan Kamil, who previously lost the support of PKS and the Gerindra Party (the third and the fifth largest parties in the province respectively).To subscribe please click here