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Analyst: Defeating Budget 2021 bill is Anwar's last chance

Hariz Mohd

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Modified 28 Oct 2020, 2:41 am

Does Anwar Ibrahim still have what it takes to take over Putrajaya from Perikatan Nasional?

Malaysiakini took this topic to several political observers, seeking their take on the issue after the Umno Supreme Council decided on Monday that it would not work together with PKR and DAP.

According to James Chin, a political analyst and professor of Asian Studies, the outcome of the Umno council meeting has dimmed the chances of Anwar becoming a prime minister.

He said the opposition chief's only hope to achieve his plan now would be through defeating the government's Budget 2021, which would be tabled in Parliament next month...

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