Malaysia doomed if election held before achieving herd immunity, says Dr Mahathir

Ravin Palanisamy

Former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad says Malaysia risks facing another Covid-19 outbreak like the one spawned by the Sabah elections if it chooses to call for an election before herd immunity is achieved. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 10, 2021.

HOLDING an election without achieving Covid-19 herd immunity will put the country in danger, said Dr Mahathir Mohamad

The Pejuang chairman said that was his reply to Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah when he was asked if election could be held next year or anytime soon

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