Datuk Seri Azmin Ali, the Economic Affairs Minister who is the deputy presidential candidate of PKR advised the members not to become a prey to money politics. He says do not rely on towkeys and play money politics in party election.
Malaysia Anti-Corruption Comission (MACC) and Police were congratulated by him for the purpose of probing into allegations and also continuing investigations on the alleged corruptprs and instigators. He had stated this when he was officiating at the PKR Sarawak dinner which was held at Jalan Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce’s Tun Ahmad Zaidi Adruce Youth and Sports Complex. Azmin who had spoken in the run up to the party election where he is the candidate for deputy president have urged the members to elect the leaders who actually care for the members.
Azmin said that it isn’t wise enough to destroy the party and the struggle that they have built for over 20 years due to whim and fancy of some power hungry politicians who are new to the party. According to him, PKR is not going to compromise with corruption. After 61 years, they have managed to reject tyranny. However, there are traitor who after 3 months of joining the party have turned out to be power crazy.
He has requested people to offer Ba Kelalan assemblyman and Selangau MP, Baru Bian, the change to lead them through PKR Sarawak. He believes that Baru is a fighter and is committed. He is the Work Minister and has the greatest power for serving people. Then he has urged the members to select leaders who have subscribed to the spirit and principle of reformation. The Sarawak government is known to have harbored hope to form a collaboration with Pakatan Harapan federal government. This is in reference to the meeting with the state leaders at DUN.