Voters gather at 'world’s biggest single-day election' in Indonesia

Citizens throughout Indonesia gathered to vote for their president, parliamentary officials and regional officials.

Around 192 million voters voted today (April 17) in the "world’s biggest single-day election," as claimed by news outlets.

Voters will choose 245,000 candidates for positions-from the President and parliamentary national, right down to the parliamentary locals.

It is suggested that Joko Widodo, Indonesia's current president is about 10 percentage points ahead of his rival, ex-general Prabowo Subianto, in one poll.