MIC leader has warned BN, PPBM popular enough in Perak to cause Malay tsunami
“I am not being negative,” said R Ganesan.
“it looks like in 2018 there could be Malay tsunami, opposition has PPBM.”
“PPBM leaders were always with us, suddenly they are part of opposition.”
PPBM could draw a lot of votes from Umno because led by Dr Mahathir
He noted PAS won only a few state seats and majorities were small.
PAS does not do well alone,” he said
main question is how many votes PPBM can take away from Umno
In 2008, Perak, Kedah, Penang, Kelantan, Selangor fell to opposition
attributed BN’s loss to Indian tsunami.
In 2013, BN won Perak but lost popular votes, thanks to by DAP.
2013 a Chinese tsunami.
Hindraf credited for Indian tsunami in 2008
always been present in Perak.
Hindraf had accord with Najib 2013 election
that was why Indians shifted support to BN.
But now Hindraf back with opposition again
its activists are on the ground to win back Indian votes.
MIC has to counter Hindraf
Ganesan acknowledged DAP’s strength in Perak