PKR 2014 Election: Clash Between Anwar, Azizah for Presidency

KUALA LUMPUR, 29 Mar: The Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) election this time will witness a straight for the position of President.

The incumbent, Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail, will be challenged by her husband, who is also the PKR de facto leader, Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.

Meanwhile, for the position of Deputy President, a six-cornered contest will also involve the Chief Minister of Selangor, Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim.


Contesting him for the same position is the incumbent, Mohamed Azmin Ali, Tian CHua, Datuk Saifuddin Nasution, Ramachandran and Murali Subramaniam.

Meanwhile for to post of Vice President, 16 candidates have been confirmed to contest and only four will sit in the seat based on the results of the party election.

The candidates for Vice President are, Nurul Izzah Anwar, Rafizi Ramli, Yahya Mat Shari, Elizabeth Wong, Fuziah Salleh, Tian Chua, N Surendran, Shamsul Iskandar, Xavier Jeyakumar, Lee Chin Cheh, Datuk Mansor Othman, Suresh Kumar, Baru Bian, Mustaffa Kamil Ayub, Dr Shanmugam and Dr Sritharan.

The candidates’ names will be announced by the Chairman of the Central PKR Election Committee Chairman, Datuk Johari Abdul, after the nomination of candidate is closed at 5pm at the PKR Headquarters today.

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