Hoping for a Bollywood ending

Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (standing, left) meeting Chinese community in Kampung Gopal Raju during his campaign for Port Dickson by-election. -Bernamapic

THE conversation at a burger stall in the idyllic fishing jetty in Teluk Pelanduk, Port Dickson was political.

Two Malay men were excitedly talking about the by-election while the 20-something burger seller listened attentively on the afternoon of nomination day.

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