30,000 People In Sarawak Keen To Join Bersatu, Claims Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR: Almost 30,000 people in Sarawak are keen to join Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu), said Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

The Prime Minister said this showed that the party was getting encouraging support from the people in the state and he had planned to launch the party in Sarawak.

“We will accept all requests to become members of party Bersatu but we want to decide so that there will be no duplication with regard to the leadership of the various divisions in Sarawak,” said Dr Mahathir.

Dr Mahathir who is also Bersatu chairman had chaired a meeting of the top party leadership, last night.

Meanwhile, the meeting of the top leadership of Bersatu had arranged the dates to hold the party’s meetings at the branch and divisional levels as well as the General Assembly of the party.

However, he did not disclose in detail the dates of the meetings.