Politicians not smart enough to handle pandemic, Dr Mahathir says

Mohd Farhan Darwis Ragananthini Vethasalam Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Politicians don’t have the intelligence to be able to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, and the job should be given to a body of experts, says former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, July 27, 2021.

WHILE politicians may be smart, they lack the intelligence to handle the Covid-19 pandemic, Dr Mahathir Mohamad told the Dewan Rakyat today.

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  • Indeed you are right. That should safely rule yourself out as well. You are the one who messed up this country more than every other politician combined. So please rule yourself out of this equation. Certainly you are not the one to save the country after having brought so much ruin to it when you were in power. Not all politicians are not smart enough: only those from Bersatu, UMNO (present and during your era), and PAS politicians (like a frog underneath a coconut shell). Other than that we do have many briliant minds who can effectively handle this problem.

    Posted 2 months ago by Mike Mok