By Kuek Ser Kuang Keng

Kit Siang: Withdraw and we'll reconsider sack

While fighting an uphill battle against caretaker Johor Menteri Besar Abdul Ghani Othman in Gelang Patah, DAP parliamentary leader Lim Kit Siang was forced to put out fires in the party's backyard after several disgruntled DAP leaders decided to contest as Independents in the general election yesterday.