As of today, 16 applicants have submitted forms to contest in elections to determine civil society’s nominees to serve as MPPP and MPSP councillors.
The Penang Forum folks have put up the list of names, which are linked to some basic information about the candidates, here.
Remember, you can contest too, if you meet the criteria set out on the Penang Forum website. Closing date for applications is 10 Nov.
If you have any objections regarding any of the applicants listed, please send them to Penang Forum, email: aliran (at) streamyx (dot) com
When emailing, please include your name and contact details. Anonymous objections will not be entertained. (Please do not put your objections about individual candidates in the comments section below; instead, email them to Penang Forum c/o Aliran.) Closing date for objections is 12 Nov.
Closing date to register as voters is 12 Nov.