Umno has to join forces with MCA, Gerakan to wrest back Penang


KUALA LUMPUR: Umno has to come out of its shell and work together with Barisan Nasional component parties to wrest Penang from the Opposition. Penang Umno delegate Datuk Mohd Zaidi Said said BN component parties – MCA and Gerakan – were “potent” allies of Umno. “History has shown that MCA and Gerakan have remain loyal to us. They can be likened to honey. Do you know how hard it is to find genuine honey nowadays?,” Zaidi said when debating the Umno president’s policy speech today. He said that Umno along with MCA and Gerakan were similar in their struggles. “Umno, Gerakan and MCA are like a pair of shoes. We are always heading to the same destination even though we were not in sync at times. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd