Kedah Menteri Besar Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah probably has one of the toughest jobs in Malaysia's general election, to lead the ruling Barisan Nasional charge against former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad and his son Mukhriz, in the northern battleground state.
As the May 9 poll approaches, the 67-year-old has been tirelessly working the ground to ensure that the Malay-majority state will not fall into the hands of opposition alliance Pakatan Harapan, led by Kedah-born Tun Mahathir.
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