My first reaction, 10 long days for campaigning?.
Anyway, let's just hope the authorities won't do anything stupid which add fuel to the fiery anger which the people is already having against them.
Let the battle begin.
As reported in Malaysiakini tens of minutes ago.
Permatang Pauh polling on Aug 26
Aug 6, 08 12:10pm
The Permatang Pauh by-election would be held on Aug 26 (Tuesday) while the nomination day would be on Aug 16 (Saturday), announced the Election Commission this morning.
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