Faced with surprise Shafie option, PKR says to discuss with Harapan allies

Annabelle Lee

Modified 27 Jun 2020, 2:48 pm

Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s surprise turn to moot Warisan president Shafie Apdal as the opposition bloc’s prime minister candidate has put PKR in a tight spot.

It had fervently rejected Mahathir and insisted on party president Anwar Ibrahim for the top post even as its Pakatan Harapan allies publicly urged it to reconsider. 

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