Megawati says she is being followed

INDONESIA - Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) chairperson Megawati Soekarnoputri said that she is being followed by state intelligence officers.

Megawati said that intel officers hounded her especially when she was attending party functions.

"The officers are assigned to spy on me. Minutes after I deliver speeches, details quickly reach leaders of this country," Megawati told PDI-P supporters in Surakarta, Central Java, on Sunday.

Megawati, however, said that she would do nothing about the intrusion.

"Well, never mind. I don't like violence, I don't like lies," Megawati said as quoted by kompas.com.

Megawati was in Surakarta to announce the candidacy of Ganjar Pranowo for this year's gubernatorial race in Central Java.Megawati was in town with Jakarta Governor Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, a former mayor of Surakarta.

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