Three-cornered fights hurt BN most in Kelantan, Terengganu

Zulkifli Sulong

Deputy chairman of Institut Darul Ehsan (IDE) Prof Dr Mohammad Redzuan Othman believes Barisan Nasional's strategy of encouraging three-cornered fights in Kelantan and Terengganu led to PAS winning both states in GE14. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 23, 2018.

PAS’ share of the popular vote in Kelantan and Terengganu in GE14 remained largely unchanged from the previous two general elections in 2008 and 2013.

But it was able to keep control of Kelantan and snare Terengganu from Barisan Nasional (BN) because Pakatan Harapan (PH) candidates did just enough to chisel away support from BN in these two east coast states.

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  • After the fact everyone is a genius so stop talking as though you know it all.

    Posted 3 years ago by Joe Lim