Weak opposition enabling PAS rule in Terengganu, say pundits

Diyana Ibrahim

PAS’ achievements in governing Terengganu are not a point of pride, but voters prefer the Islamist party as the state opposition is not active. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, May 30, 2023.

PAS is strong in Terengganu not because of its governance, but because the opposition – comprising Umno and Pakatan Harapan (PH) – is weak, grassroots and political analysts said.

They said the opposition’s weakness in the state has allowed the Islamist party to remain unchallenged.

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