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    Umno, PAS biggest winners in third vote, DAP rep says

    Umno, PAS biggest winners in third vote, DAP rep says

    KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 13 — Umno and PAS stand to benefit the most from restoring local council elections as over two-thirds of cities in the country are Bumiputera-majority, Ong Kian Ming said today. The DAP lawmaker refuted the two Malay and Muslim based parties’ argument that bringing back the third vote would open wide the door to non-Muslim ethnic Chinese control at the most fundamental level of government. Contrary to their assertion, he pointed out that with the overwhelming Bumiputera...

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