Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP
Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP
Malaysia

Malaysia’s Sabah state urged to consider postal voting for election due to coronavirus

  • An estimated 250,000 Sabah voters live in Peninsular Malaysia but coronavirus restrictions will make it difficult for many to return home to vote
  • Sabah called snap elections after weeks of electoral horse-trading resulted in several representatives declaring they would switch parties

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Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP
Sabah Chief Minister Shafie Apdal answers questions during a press conference in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, after dissolving the state parliament to pave the way for polls. Photo: AP
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