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Prominent leaders at Dr M’s press conference

 | March 4, 2016

Muhyiddin and Mukhriz among leaders present to form core group to oppose PM Najib Razak.

mahathirPETALING JAYA: Prominent leaders from across the political divide as well as heads of NGOs are attending a media conference held by former Premier Dr Mahathir Mohamad today.

Among familiar faces present were sacked Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, former Kedah MB Mukhriz Mahathir, Bersih 2.0 Chairman Maria Chin, former Law Minister Zaid Ibrahim, PAS Election Director Mustafa Ali, Amanah President Mohamad Sabu and activist Ambiga Sreenevasan.

Others were Selangor MB Azmin Ali, former Umno Batu Kawan vice-chief Khairuddin Abu Hassan, former PAS man and son of late Deputy Prime Minister Ghafar Baba, Tamrin Ghafar, PKR Vice-President Tian Chua, Amanah Deputy President Salahuddin Ayub and former Langkawi member Anina Saadudin.

Also making an appearance were former PAS Information Chief Mahfuz Omar, lawyer Hanif Khatri, C4 Executive Director Cynthia Gabriel, former Selangor MB Muhammad Muhammad Taib, Kuala Terengganu MP Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah , activist Hishammuddin Rais and veteran newsman Kadir Jasin.

Mahathir arrived a little later and also expected to turn up are DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang, PKR Vice-President Nurul Izzah Anwar, sacked Rural and Regional Development Minister Shafie Apdal, former MCA President Ong Tee Keat and Umno veteran Sanusi Junid.

The media conference today is expected to discuss the creation of a core group consisting of prominent leaders with its mission being to oust Prime Minister Najib Razak.

They are expected to sign a declaration to save Malaysia from Najib’s administration.



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