Voters in the Klang Valley are able to go back to their hometowns for free thanks to a coalition of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) for the upcoming 15th general election (GE15).
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According to Malay Mail, the three NGOs — KLSCAH Civil Rights Committee, Sayangi Kinrara, and SKLHA Youth said that the service will be available to all eligible voters and bus seats will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.
"On November 18, all free buses will depart from Dewan Masyarakat BK2 in Puchong, which is near the Kinrara BK5 LRT station."
“The right routes are (from Puchong to) Tangkak - Yong Peng, Johor Bahru - Pontian - Muar - Batu Pahat; Kuantan; Penang; Ipoh - Taiping; Alor Setar; Kota Bahru and Kuala Terengganu,” they said.
They will also provide a return bus ride back to Puchong on 19 November.
Voters who need help getting back to their hometowns can register through this Google Form: https://bit.ly/3sQecj7 until 16 November and the organizers will notify all successful applicants via WhatsApp.
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They also clarified that they won’t be asking applicants about their political preferences or to pressure them to vote for specific political parties.
This is amazing!
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By: Aishah Akashah Ahadiat