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Dr M concedes Harapan walking tightrope over race and religion

Alyaa Alhadjri & Kow Gah Chie

Published
Modified 9 May 2019, 2:01 am

INTERVIEW | Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad acknowledged that the Pakatan Harapan government is in a Catch-22 situation on the issues of race and religion.

The non-Malays view his administration as favouring the Malays as well as Islam and vice versa.

An example of this, according to Mahathir, was the Matriculation intake which since its inception had been reserved 90 percent for bumiputera and another 10 percent for non-Malays...

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