Tue, 16 Apr 2013 00:30:00 GMT

GE13: PKR to contest 9 Parliament and 19 State Seats in Perak

The heat is on!


Lai Seng Sin

IPOH, April 17 (Bernama) -- Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) tonight released a list of nine parliamentary and 19 state seats that the party's candidates will be contesting in Perak during the 13th General Election on May 5.

The list, which was announced by its de facto leader Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim at a ceramah in Manjoi, here, saw 80 percent new faces, comprising mostly professionals.

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The parliamentary seats which would be contested are Bagan Serai, Padang Rengas, Tambun, Gopeng, Tapah, Pasir Salak, Lumut, Bagan Datoh and Tanjung Malim.

The 19 state seats are Pengkalan Hulu, Temenggor, Kenering, Kota Tampan, Batu Kurau, Kuala Kurau, Alor Pongsu, Kuala Sepetang, Ulu Kinta, Bukit Chandan, Bota, Tualang Sekah, Simpang Pulai, Teja, Chenderiang, Sungai Manik, Pangkor, Hutan Melintang and Behrang.

Anwar said, however, the candidate for the Manong state seat was still being discussed and decided by the Pakatan Rakyat Leadership Council soon.

-- BERNAMA 

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2Comments
Apr 16, 2013 4:45AM
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It was extremely sad to see extremely courageous Mr.Sivakumar being carried out in the chair. Soon he will be sitting in the same chair, which belongs to him, and the people.
Apr 16, 2013 10:40PM
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Make sure this time around don't vote for candidate yang takde pendirian.

After winning election, jadi independent atau keluar parti.

By right this donkey should become independent right from the nomination day, complete with their own banner.......... A DONKEY

Don't take advantage of people's vote

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