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'Anwar remains a qualified voter, despite being imprisoned'

Hafiz Yatim  |  Published:  |  Modified:

Lawyers representing former opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim submitted to the High Court in Kuala Lumpur today that despite serving a prison term, Anwar does not lose his right to vote in the Permatang Pauh constituency.

His lawyer and MP for Padang Serai N Surendran said all prisoners who are Malaysians have the right to vote.

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