Perikatan Nasional (National Alliance ) President Muhyiddin Yassin smiles after the announcement of the results of the general election result on Sunday. Photo: AP
Perikatan Nasional (National Alliance ) President Muhyiddin Yassin smiles after the announcement of the results of the general election result on Sunday. Photo: AP
Kalimullah Hassan
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Kalimullah Hassan

Malaysia election 2022: Muhyiddin emerges as top contender to be PM, but is this what the nation hoped for?

  • Many Malaysians are surprised how Muhyiddin Yassin ‘sneaked in’ with theocratic Islamist Pas to emerge as the front runner to be PM, says Kalimullah Hassan
  • The fear for Malaysia’s minority ethnic Chinese and Indians, and among moderate Muslims and other faiths, is the powerful role PAS is destined to play in a Muhyiddin government

Perikatan Nasional (National Alliance ) President Muhyiddin Yassin smiles after the announcement of the results of the general election result on Sunday. Photo: AP
Perikatan Nasional (National Alliance ) President Muhyiddin Yassin smiles after the announcement of the results of the general election result on Sunday. Photo: AP
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