Ahmad Maslan: Umno will support Pakatan in the Sg Bakap By-election.

BUTTERWORTH : Umno is committed to supporting Pakatan Harapan in the Sungai Bakap by-election.

Datuk Seri Ahmad Maslan and Datuk Seri Jamil Khir Baharom, a fellow Umno Supreme Council member, went to Sungai Bakap Tuesday (June 4) in order to meet with the Nibong Tebal Umno leadership and PKR leaders and discuss election strategy.

“Umno supports the Pakatan candidate for Sungai Bakap.” The decision was taken during the war-room meeting of which he is the secretary.

Chow Kon Yeow, the Chief Minister of Singapore, launched the event.

On Monday, June 3, all parties in the Penang Unity Government unanimously agreed that a PKR nominee would represent the coalition at the by-election.

After Nor Zamri Latiff, a PAS member, died on May 24, due to stomach inflammation, the state seat became vacant.

The Election Commission will hold a meeting special on Thursday, June 6, to discuss important dates for the bye-election.

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