Odds stacked against Pakatan in tri-elections

Neil Khor (Malaysiakini)
Contrary to popular belief, the odds against the opposition parties in the three upcoming by-elections are very high despite the usual euphoria that nomination day promised.

PAS, which is the best organised of the trio in Pakatan Rakyat, understands the reality on the ground. It knows that in Bukit Gantang, the BN has managed to insert ethnic overtones into the entire Perak state governmental tussle.