MELAKA: Gerakan respects the desire of the individuals in selecting Barisan Nasional to type the state authorities, says Datuk Seri Gan Peng Lam.
The Melaka Gerakan chairman mentioned they accepted the defeat gracefully and would proceed to serve the individuals regardless of not securing any seats.
“We congratulate Barisan for its landslide victory and hope it serves the individuals successfully,” he mentioned on Saturday (Nov 20).
Gan contested within the Ayer Keroh seat. Others candidates within the polls have been B. Dhanesh (Asahan), Clarice Chan Ming Wang (Banda Hilir), Fong Khai Ling (Kota Laksamana) and Patrick Ng Chin Kae (Kesidang).
All Gerakan candidates contested underneath the Perikatan Nasional banner.
Perikatan additionally suffered a blow when two heavyweights, Parti Bersatu Pribumi Malaysia’s Melaka chairman Datuk Mohd Rafiq Naizamohideen and Datuk Mas Ermieyati Samsudin, misplaced the Telok Mas and Tanjung Bidara state seats respectively.