Joko widodo has been re-elected as indonesia’s president after last month’s vote, beating former general prabowo subianto.The result was released a day ahead of schedule, amid fears of violent unrest.

According to reports, around 32,000 security personnel were deployed across the capital jakarta.Mr prabowo, has not yet confirmed if he will challenge the result in court.

The election commission said mr widodo won 55.5% of the vote to mr prabowo’s 44.5%. More than 192 million people were eligible to vote in the 17 april poll, choosing 20,000 local and national lawmakers.

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