Jakarta: The People's Consultative Assembly (MPR) leadership visited the Corruption Eradication Commissioner (KPK) head office at the KPK Red White Building, Kuningan, South Jakarta on Monday, March 9, 2020.
The meeting was attended by MPR Speaker Bambang Soesatyo and several deputy speakers such as Fadel Muhammad, Ahmad Basarah, Jazilul Fawaid, Hidayat Nur Wahid, Zulkifli Hasan and Asrul Sani.
"We want to develop good relations between MPR and KPK, especially anti-corruption cooperation," Fadel stated.
According to Fadel, MPR is committed to supporting corruption eradication efforts in the country. To that end, MPR wants to improve synergy with the anti-corruption watchdog.
"There are several obstacles. We want to hear it directly from them," Fadel remarked.
The KPK was established on December 29, 2003. The current KPK leadership and members of the newly-established KPK Supervisory Board were inuagurated in the end of 2019.