IDE says that since GE14, the two have been trying to instil fear among Malays that they are no longer in charge.
PD POLLS | Institut Darul Ehsan deputy chair says this was particularly felt by the Malay and Indian communities.
UPDATED 8.17PM | GE14 | Institut Darul Ehsan predicts 32 seats for Harapan, and 24 for BN in S'gor assembly.
'The results mirror the Malaysian people’s rejection of GST,' contends think tank Institut Darul Ehsan.
This is based on research cited by those in PKR who favour talks with PAS.
UPDATED 3.15PM | Mahathir, on the other hand, trails in both overall survey figures and among Malay respondents.
UPDATED 2.49PM | Institut Darul Ehsan notes how Mahathir still enjoyed Chinese support during his unpopular period.
In last August's survey, the Selangor MB's popularity stood at 58 percent.
Survey finds 29 percent of Malays favouring the former PM, followed by Anwar and Hadi at 25 percent.