Jakarta (ANTARA News) - Retired Rear Marshal Daryatmo was unanimously elected as the new general chairman of Hanura Party in an extraordinary congress here, Thursday.
All representatives of the partys Central Executive Board, regional executive boards, and mass organizations agreed to appoint Daryatmo, Rufinus Hutauruk, chairman of the leadership session, stated here, Thursday.
The Hanura Party, founded by retired General Wiranto, is facing an internal conflict and is split into the Oesman Sapta Odang and Sarifuddin Sudding camps.
The Sudding camp had earlier dismissed Odang as Hanuras chairman and decided to elect Daryatmo to replace him in the extraordinary meeting.
Source: ANTARA News