A protester urinates at the main gate of House of Representatives complex in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)

Student Rally Turns Violent Near Parliament Complex

BY :YUDHA BASKORO

APRIL 11, 2022

Jakarta. Students stage a rally in front of the House Representatives building in Central Jakarta on Monday to protest the rumored amendment of the Constitution to allow a third presidential term.

A clash between protesters and riot police broke as tension escalated near the main gate of the legislature compound on Jalan Gatot Subroto.

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Riot police used teargas and water cannon to disperse the protesters, many of them seemed too old to be students.

Students climbs the gate of House of Representative during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Students climb the gate of the House of Representatives complex during a rally in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Protesters pray together during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Women pray and join student rallies in front of the House of Representatives complex in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Indonesian Police stand on guard in front of House Of Representative during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Members of the Riot Police Unit guard the gate of the House of Representatives in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A riot broke during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
More protesters gather in front of the House of Representatives as tension escalates. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Protester throws a cone during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A protester throws a cone as police use water canon to disperse the mob in front of the House of Representatives in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Anti riot vehicle shoot some tear gas to protesters during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
Riot Police Unit fires tear gas canisters from armored vehicles in front of the House of Representatives in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A tear gas is seen during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A tear gas canister hits the ground during a rally protest in front of the House of Representatives in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A civilian has his face burnt by tear gas during protest in front of House of Representative in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
A man has his eyes washed with freshwater during a rally in front of the House of Representatives in Central Jakarta on April 11, 2022. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)

 

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