|PRM Welcomes Offer from Anwar, Yusmadi to Work Together with PKR|
PETALING JAYA, 16 NOVEMBER, 2011: Parti Rakyat Malaysia (PRM) Dr Rohana Ariffin today welcomed the warm gesture made by both Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) leaders Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim and Balik Pulau member of parliament Yusmadi Yusoff in willing to work togther with PRM.
"PRM has been in the Opposition for a long time and will continue be in the Opposition.
"And we do want to work together with Pakatan Rakyat and PKR, although not join them.. nevertheless will work closely with them," said Rohana when contacted by Malaysian Digest.
Rohana described Yusmadi's statement as a good response from the Opposition, pointing that PRM will continue to work with the Opposition until the next general election.
She also took the opportinity to thank PKR especially Yusmadi for opening the door for PRM, as the party has always wanted to work with the Opposiion.
Yesterday, Yusmadi welcomed PRM' intention to contest its candidates in Balik Pulau for the next General Election (GE).
However, he said for the benefit of the voters in Balik Pulau constituency, he invited PRM to work with PKR in facing Barisan Nasional (BN).
He said, as the PRM has the same agenda with PKR which is to defeat the BN, he suggested for Dr Rohana to discuss over this issue in order to benefit Balik Pulau voters.
- mD - Malaysian Digest, 16/11/2011, PRM Welcomes Offer from Anwar, Yusmadi to Work Together with PKR