Kubang Pasu awaits the return of the doctor

Noel Achariam Diyana Ibrahim

Kubang Pasu was just another sleepy town in Kedah before Dr Mahathir Mohamad was elected MP in 1974. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Hasnoor Hussain, January 13, 2018.

Dr Mahathir Mohamad,  the opposition’s choice for prime minister, is expected to contest in either Kubang Pasu, Langkawi or Putrajaya. The Malaysian Insight recently went to these areas to gauge the level of support for the former prime minister. This three-part series kicks off with a look at Kubang Pasu.

KUBANG Pasu was just another sleepy town in Kedah, where dense jungles were the norm and doctors and engineers a rarity.

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  • Well-written piece, Noel. Please continue the good work. Get some views from the opposite camp too to make your report a balanced one. Eagerly awaiting your reports on Langkawi and Putrajaya. Try to read the pulse of the people- a fairly good sample- about Mahathir in those areas of coverage.Good luck, buddy.
    Peter Johnson, Subang Jaya, Selangor.

    Posted 6 years ago by Peter Johnson