Kota Tinggi Bersatu division collapses, more Johor defections expected

Modified 12 Aug 2020, 4:24 am

  • UPDATED to include details of Bayan Baru Bersatu Youth committee members also leaving

The Kota Tinggi Bersatu division has collapsed after 15 committee members including division chief Baser Senin quit the party, together with eight out of 13 branches in the division.

Malaysiakini has been told that more defections in Johor are coming, despite state party leaders assuring that Johor Bersatu remained firmly intact and in support of party president Muhyiddin Yassin.

In a statement issued this morning, Kota Tinggi Bersatu said the decision to...

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