One of the PKR’s messages to the voters in KT is, don’t be taken in by promises of grants, aid and development. Anwar himself has been hammering home the message to voters here, citing what happened during the Permatang Pauh by-election last August.
During the Permatang Pauh by-election a number of promises were made especially pledges of aid to mosques. Folks there are now alleging that the promises remain unfulfilled. It’s the front page story in the latest Suara Keadilan this week. Check it out here.
A PKR source believes that this story has got Umno worried that it could influence Malay voters here.