SUBANG JAYA: Nearly 30 Pakatan Rakyat representatives last night pledged to sign a contract (“Akujanji Khidmat Rakyat”) with PKR-linked Invoke to declare their assets for the 14th general election.
Twenty of them were from PKR, nine from Amanah and one from PAS.
There were no representatives from DAP and PPBM among the opposition members who attended the function last night.
Anyone violating the pledge or betraying the party can be fined RM20 million.
The candidates will get election funding from the NGO in the upcoming general election.
Invoke founder and PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli, speaking at the event held at Summit USJ, said candidates will get the best support possible when campaigning against BN candidates in GE14.
Volunteers from Invoke will help candidates sway fence-sitters.
The statutory declarations showing the prospective candidates’ assets are expected to be uploaded on Invoke’s website later today.
Pokok Sena MP Mahfuz Omar was the only PAS representative signing the pledge.
Some of those who agreed to sign the pledge were not present last night at the function.
Those from PKR, who have pledged to sign the agreement, included the following:
PKR secretary-general Saifuddin Nasution Ismail, Sungai Petani MP Johari Abdul, Kapar MP G Manivannan, Kuantan MP Fuziah Salleh, Lumut MP Imran Abdul Hamid, Kelana Jaya MP Wong Chen, Hulu Langat MP Abdullah Sani Abdul Hamid, Batu Tiga assemblyman Rodziah Ismail;
Bandar assemblyman Azan Ismail, Sikamat assemblyman Aminuddin Harun, Ijok assemblyman Idris Ahmad, Bakar Arang assemblyman Ooi Tze Min, Semambu assemblyman Lee Chean Chung, Simpang Pulai assemblyman Tan Kar Hing;
PKR treasurer Tan Yee Kew, PKR information chief Syed Ibrahim Syed Noh, Sungai Bakap assemblyman Maktar Shapee, PKR Youth chief Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad, Teja assemblyman Chang Lih Kang, and Hutan Melintang assemblypman Kesavan Subramaniam.
Those from Amanah who signed the agreement were Amanah president Mohamad Sabu, Amanah deputy president Salahuddin Ayub, Shah Alam MP Khalid Samad, Amanah vice-president Mujahid Yusof Rawa, Kuala Krai MP Hatta Ramli, Hulu Kelang assemblyman Saari Sungib, Morib assemblyman Hasnul Baharuddin, former Alor Mengkudu assemblyman Ismail Salleh, and Amanah strategic director Dzulkefly Ahmad.