Anwar accuses gov't of vote-buying

M Jegathesan

Modified 15 Jan 2009, 10:07 am

Opposition Leader Anwar Ibrahim today accused the government of vote-buying and coercion as campaigning for a critical weekend by-election intensified.

The vote in Terengganu state, which pundits say is too close to call, is seen as a referendum on the coalition government's performance since a disastrous performance in general elections last year.

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