Masses of the National People’s Defenders Movement (GNPR) or Action 2309 held a demonstration around the Arjuna Wiwaha Horse Statue area, Jl Medan Merdeka Barat, Central Jakarta. When the sound of the call to prayer for Asr rang out, they stopped their action for a moment to pray.
Monitoring detik.com at the location, Friday (23/9/2022), at 15.06 WIB, the orator appealed to the mass action participants to immediately take ablution water before carrying out the Asr prayer in congregation. You can see the crowd in action spreading tarpaulins on the streets.
“Those who want to pray Asr please. We take a 10-15 minute break, after the Asr prayer the oration will be resumed,” said a representative of the mass in the command car.
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The demonstrators were seen taking ablution water in front of the Sapta Pesona Building and in the horse statue’s pool. Then they perform the Asr prayer in congregation.
The mass of action seemed solemn in offering prayers. After holding the Asr prayer in congregation, the crowd prayed for a moment.
Then the mass of action will resume their speech and convey their demands to the government. Previously, the mass of action also had time to read Yasin’s letter together.
It is known, in the action, they brought three demands, namely lowering the price of fuel oil, lowering prices, and upholding the rule of law.