Melaka Polls: Perikatan’s election machinery is ready, can’t wait for Umno, says Azmin


MELAKA: Perikatan Nasional has readied its election machinery and can no longer afford to wait for Umno to reach a consensus on forming an alliance in the upcoming Melaka polls, says Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali.

The Perikatan election director said the discussion on working together should have been held earlier as the Nov 8 Nomination Day was near.

"It's time-sensitive and we can't wait any longer for any consensus reached between Umno and Perikatan on fostering a working relationship to vie for the 28 state seats," he said after visiting the election preparation at Masjid Tanah here on Sunday (Oct 24).

Azmin said Perikatan’s component parties are ready to face the election, including contesting in a multi-cornered battle.

Perikatan’s component parties are an alliance between Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia, PAS and Gerakan.

The Election Commission has set Nov 20 as polling day.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Perikatan , Azmin Ali , Umno , PAS , Gerakan , Bersatu

   

Next In Nation

Award winning academician aiming to give local athletes a mental boost
Sabbaruddin Chik passes away aged 80
PAS will only contest one seat in S’wak polls, Beting Maro
Devolution of authority in fisheries a first step to greater autonomy, says Kitingan
Hajiji urged to increase state spending to spur Sabah's recovery
Transport Minister visits Bintulu Port Authority
Malaysia, China agree to maintain peace, stability in South China Sea
Covid-19 Watch: More new cases than recoveries, says Health DG
Prices of basic necessities to stabilise soon, says Agriculture Ministry
Muhyiddin optimistic that PN will be people's choice in GE15

Others Also Read


Vouchers