Incumbent Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, and his running mate Ma’ruf Amin. Photo: AP

From youth voters to short-lived fears of golput, here are 5 takeaways from the Indonesian election

  • If incumbent president Joko Widodo wins the race, it would be third time unlucky for his rival, former general Prabowo Subianto
  • Fears of voters abstaining from casting their ballots appeared unfounded, with an estimated 80 per cent of eligible voters turning out at polling stations
Topic |   Asia elections

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Incumbent Indonesian President Joko Widodo, left, and his running mate Ma’ruf Amin. Photo: AP
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