KUCHING: Parti Bansa Dayak Sarawak Baru (PBDSB) president Cobbold John Lusoi passed away this morning (Thursday, March 7, 2019).
The announcement was made by party secretary general Anthony Nais.
Cobbold died from heart attack around 7am at his home in Kuala Lumpur.
More information will be disseminate to members of the press later Thursday.
In GE14, Cobbold contested in the Sri Aman parliamentary seat but lost in a three-way fight, polling 538 votes.
Incumbent Masir Kujat from Parti Rakyat Sarawak retained the seat with 14,141 votes while PKR’s Norina Umoi Utot took 8,321 votes.