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Tuesday April 22, 2014 MYT 11:52:00 AM
Tuesday April 22, 2014 MYT 2:04:50 PM
by rahmah ghazali AND dina murad
"We do not want the Registrar of Societies and the government to take advantage (of his candidacy), therefore, he willingly withdrew from the race,” said Johari, adding that there was no change in the contestants for the other posts.
PKR risked being de-registered if Anwar is adamant in contesting for the presidency.
Anwar’s legitimacy to contest has come under scrutiny since Court of Appeal sentenced him to five years in jail for sodomy on March 7.
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