MALAYSIAKINI posted this story to tide us through a welcomed long weekend break:
Election Commission chairperson Rashid Abdul Rahman said the cabinet did not approve the use of indelible ink during the March 8 general election.
“I was told that I was to take the responsibility for agreeing to it. It's not easy being EC chairperson. I took the whole rap over the year,” Rashid told reporters after a function today.
Rashid’s comments further fueled speculations that the decision to scrap the use of indelible ink was an executive decision in light of whimsy excuses for the last minute U-turn in using the ink.
Last year, the EC had agreed to use the ink in the 12th General Election to put to rest claims of multiple voting. The plan was cancelled five days before the March 8 polling day.
A princely sum of RM2.4 million for about 48,000 bottles of the ink was bought from
I am not sympathizing with you. You publicly proclaimed that there is no other party but the BN to run this country. They know that they got you down there and just waiting to squeeze and squeeze they did five days before polling day. DATUK, YOU SHOULD KNOW BETTER THAT WHEN YOU SLEEP WITH REPTILES, YOU SURE WILL BE BITTEN. HERE IS MY ANTIDOTE: RESIGN BEFORE THEY SWALLOW YOU WHOLE.Note to a commentator "fair and square" on my previous posting : Now this is unadulterated BN Bashing. If I don't I might be considered neutered. I can take all types of insults but never will I allow it be said that I do not have the balls to say what I have to and want to say. You get my drift, "fair and square"?
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