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Kajang by-election to be held on March 23

Published on Feb 5, 2014 12:43 PM
Malaysia Election Committee Chairman Tan Sri Abdul Aziz Yusof speaking at the news conference. -- PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK

PUTRAJAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Polling for the Kajang by-election will be held on March 23, the Election Commission (EC) announced on Wednesday.

March 11 is the nomination day for candidates and advanced voting will be on March 19.

The state assembly seat fell vacant on Jan 27 after the sudden resignation of opposition Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) assemblyman Lee Chin Cheh.

Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim announced on Jan 28 that he will be contesting for the seat.

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