Umno shrugs off 7 defections, says will win back seats at GE15

SM Amin

Some of the former BN lawmakers who left Umno for Bersatu received their membership from party chairman Dr Mahathir Mohamad on Tuesday. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Kamal Ariffin, February 14, 2019.

UMNO is not unduly disturbed by the decision of its seven former members of parliament to defect and join Bersatu as the grassroots members are still loyal to the party, said its leaders.

Instead of crying over the seven, they said there are more pressing matters, such as the cooperation with PAS and facing the changing Malaysian political landscape following the last general election.

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  • Lots of self consolation comments!!

    Posted 3 years ago by Lee Lee

  • Am I correct to say its a matter of time before the likes of Bung Mokhtar, Ahmad Mazlan, Salleh s/o Keruak, Azlina, Nazri Aziz will creep into Bersatu? I fully understand the objective however the manner and the approach doesn't goes well with me. These MP's from dumno doesn't brings anything to the table except more question marks. Sooner or later the bad and dirty culture would eventually fall in. Bersatu must remember that we Malaysian also doesn't forget that easily if you thinking of GE15.

    Posted 3 years ago by Teruna Kelana