The turnout of BN supporters was estimated at 3000 (Malaysiakini) to 5000 (FMT) at nomination day for the Kajang by-election. Pakatan had “slightly more” supporters showing up (FMT).
11.25pm – Anwar Ibrahim stresses the importance of fostering respect among the various religions.
He also highlights Karpal’s legal predicament. Pakatan leaders will head to court immediately after nomination to express solidarity with Karpal. Other Pakatan leaders have been hauled to court as well, and he asks Najib to stop this trend.
A small protest was held at near the Sunway Carnival Mall in Seberang Jaya within the Permatang Pauh constituency in mainland Penang this afternoon in a show of support for Anwar Ibrahim.
The Guardian reports: “Passengers with stolen passports had tickets with consecutive numbers and onward flight to Amsterdam.”
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