Bersatu will use Umno’s model to elect leaders for now, says Mukhriz

The Malaysian Insight

Bersatu deputy president Mukhriz Mahathir says the party will use an election system similar to that of Umno's for now due to logistical issues. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, July 13, 2019.

BERSATU is proposing to do away with its “one-member, one-vote system” for now and use the Umno model of electoral college system, said the party’s constitutional amendment committee chairman Mukhriz Mahathir.

In a recent briefing to party delegates in Shah Alam on the proposed constitutional amendments, Mukhriz said the current “one-member, one-vote system” was not practical to be used in the coming party polls due to logistical difficulties.

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