E-KTP Corruption: Miryam Tasked to Distribute US$1.2 Million

Monday, 11 December 2017 , 16:00:00 WIB -

Miryam S Haryani is seen testifying at court in the e-KTP corruption, Jakarta, Monday (Nov.13). She has been sentenced to five years in prison and fined Rp200 million. (ANTARA)

JAKARTA, GRES.NEWS – In their indictment document against Andi Agustinus alias Andi Narogong, KPK (Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) revealed that Miryam S Haryani, Hanura (People’s Concious Party) politician, received and was tasked to distribute embezzled money worth US$12 million in the e-KTP (electronic resident identity card) corruption.

KPK prosecutors said Andi met Sugiharto (another defendant in the case) in February 2011. In their meeting, Andi received a paper containing a list of parties that must receive money embezzled from the project.

The paper instructs Andi to distribute Rp520 billion to several parties: the Golkar Party (code: yellow), who would receive Rp150 billion; the Democrat Party (blue), RP80 billion, Marzuki Ali (MA) Rp20 billion; Anas Urbaningrum (AU), Rp20 billion; Chairuman Harahap (CH), Rp20 billion and other parties, Rp80 billion.

To avoid law enforcers, Andi and Irvanto Hendra (the cousin of Setya Novanto) and Ikhsan Muda met in Singapore.

"Once the House of Representatives approved the 2011 State Budget, Andi paid Irman US$1.5 million to Irman through Vidi Gunwan an Yosep, prosecutors said, at the cut session at the Corruption Court of Jakarta, Thursday, Jakarta, Thursday (7/12).

Irman then distributed US$1.2 million to the House of Representatives Commission iI through Miryam S Haryani.

"Some of the money was distributed to House of Representatives Commission II members through Miryam. " they said (dtc/mfb)