Hishammuddin’s keris wielding blamed for electoral backlash

 

A recent front-page editorial in the New Straits Times partly blamed Hishammuddin’s kissing of the traditional Malay kris for fuelling the savage electoral backlash felt by the National Front coalition at general elections on March 8.

The coalition held onto power but suffered the worst electoral setback in its 50-year reign. Ethnic Chinese and Indians deserted the coalition, robbing it of its two-thirds parliamentary majority for the first time in nearly 40 years and handing an unprecedented five states to opposition control.

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