March 09, 2008

Polling Ends...

Malaysia's election ends yesterday with a very surprising results end up BN lost 5 states to the opposition team, combination of DAP, PKR and PAS. The BN lost Kedah, Penang, Perak and Selangor. PAS strengthened grip on Kelantan.

BN wins federal govt but opposition takes 5 states

As stated in Sunday STAR:

KUALA LUMPUR: The Barisan Nasional will form the next Government as it has won more than half the parliamentary seats.

However, the coalition suffered some of the greatest defeats in its history. Barisan Nasional chairman Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, in accepting the results, said this was clear proof of democracy at work in the country.

Among the results yesterday were:

The Barisan lost Kedah, Penang, Perak and Selangor,

PAS strengthened grip on Kelantan, Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak and Datuk Seri Ong Ka Ting won in their seats.

Among ministers who lost their seats were Datuk Seri S. Samy Vellu, Datuk Seri Shahrizat Abdul Jalil, Datuk Seri Zainuddin Maidin,
Gerakan acting president Tan Sri Dr Koh Tsu Koon lost to Dr P. Ramasamy in the Batu Kawan parliamentary seat.

Meanwhile, party leaders urged for calm and police have banned all victory celebrations.

For more information of the polling result click HERE.



SilverIsle said...

Hooray! I stayed up whole night until 7 something in the morning here in Australia just to keep myself updated with the results. Super happy!

I'm from Kedah. Now that it has taken by PAS together with the other opposition parties. I seriously hope they will do a great job.

TINTIN said...

I'm from Kedah too,..ya, I'm sure they will do a great job!! ^.^

alea amin said...

Selangor, KL and Penang are under the oppositions omg. i still cant believe *tears of happiness wtf*

No need to talk abt Johor, i know mostly some of the Johorians are wealthy Umno paria's. pfft.