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Bersih slams NGO's cash prize for youths registering as voters

Alyaa Alhadjri and Anne Muhammad  |  Published:  |  Modified:

Bersih chairperson Maria Chin Abdullah has described the cash prize offered by a NGO to attract youths to register as voters as a reflection of the “pathetic” state of affairs in the nation.

"We really want to encourage voters to register on their own and not having to be paid or enter a competition.

"That (cash incentive) is really quite pathetic," Maria told a press conference in Petaling Jaya.

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