MCA's Singing Lawyer To Take On Big-Majority DAP 's Teresa Kok in Seputeh


MCA's Singing Lawyer To Take On Big-Majority DAP's Teresa Kok in Seputeh

Feisty, gutsy and newbie; former deputy public prosecutor Chan Quin Er is the Barisan Nasional candidate chosen to bring the Seputeh DAP juggernaut to a halt. AWANI Review’s Zakiah Koya weighs her chances.

This GE14, Seputeh, the urban parliamentary constituency in the Federal Territory will witness two strong women of different generations tussling for the seat. Four-term incumbent MP Teresa Kok looks unshakeable in the face of the BN challenge mounted by newcomer Chan Quin Er, MCA’s 31-year-old contender. Kok is political giant, having amassed the highest majority of votes nationally. She won Seputeh easily in GE12 (36,492-vote majority), retained the seat with a bigger margin in GE13 (51,552-vote majority) and looks all...

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