Bersatu Deputy Head of Kampung Sawah Dato’, Mersing branch along with 50 of its members declared to leave the party.
The party’s exit announcement was led by the Bersatu Deputy Head of the branch, Syed Haidir Syed Mohamad, who also expressed their support for Barisan Nasional’s number five candidate, Datuk Abd Latif Bandi in the 15th General Election.
In a statement, he said, “with this, I would like to express our stand regarding the support towards Datuk Abd Latif Bandi in GE15 because of our trust in his leadership as well as his friendly personality with the people.
Meanwhile, Syed said, the BN candidate had brought plenty of development and aid when he held the position of Endau ADUN.
“The charity work that he often does, for example helping the victims of storms and floods around Kampung Tanjung Genting, Benaung, and Sawah Dato’ at a very fast rate.
Syed added, “besides the good relationship and support that he gave to the youth and NGOs. Before I end, once again I want to stress that we are fully supporting Abd Latif in GE15.”