Indonesian housewives arrested over election video that claimed Joko Widodo would legalise gay marriage

Three Indonesian housewives have been arrested over an online video that claimed President Joko Widodo would ban prayer and make gay marriage legal in the Muslim-majority country if re-elected, police said on Monday.Widodo has fended off accusations over his Muslim credentials for years, claims that have been revived ahead of April presidential elections.Indonesia has also been battling a wave of fake news and misinformation campaigns online in the lead up to the polls.The video, shared…