A number of elements of society against Rizieq Shihab’s planned arrival in in front of the Grahadi State building in Surabaya.
The action was held by carried a Nikita Mirzani banner.
By unfurling various banners, the Surabaya Citizen Element voiced their rejection of Rizieq’s planned arrival in Surabaya, East Java.
The Action Coordinator, Ahmad Jazuli, said that he conveyed this rejection because the arrival of Habib Rizieq Sihab was deemed to bring bad luck to the situation in East Java which was already considered conducive.
Jazuli said on Tuesday, November 24, 2020, “This is an act of solidarity for us residents of East Java, especially Surabaya. So we reject the presence of Habib Rizieq and will block the planned visit as a form of East Java residents who love peace and do not like chaos.”
Asked about the photo of artist Nikita Mirzani who was also carried on the demo banner, Jazuli said that Nikita was a symbol of resistance to Rizieq.
Nikita is considered brave enough to fight forms of hate speech that have been happening so far.
The action, which was escorted by the police, went in an orderly manner. After giving the oration, the masses dispersed.