Three-cornered fight for Sungai Kandis by-election

Three-cornered fight for Sungai Kandis by-election

SHAH ALAM: The Sungai Kandis by-election will see a three-cornered fight between Pakatan Harapan, Barisan Nasional and an independent candidate.

This was announced by the Election Commission after nomination closed at 10am on Saturday (July 21).

Returning officer Datuk Ahmad Zaharin Mohd Saad announced the names of the candidates at about 10.10am.

Pakatan Harapan’s Zawawi Ahmad Mughni will face Barisan Nasional candidate Datuk Lokman Noor Adam and independent candidate Murthi Krishnasamy.

The Sungai Kandis state seat fell vacant after the death of assemblyman Mat Shuhaimi Shafie on July 2 from lymphoma.

He won the Sungai Kandis seat with a 12,480-vote majority in GE14.

Source:The Star