RESULTS OF THE 13TH GENERAL ELECTIONS – QUESTIONS REMAIN ON THEIR LEGITIMACY – 6 MAY 2013

RESULTS OF THE 13TH GENERAL ELECTIONS – QUESTIONS REMAIN ON THEIR LEGITIMACY   BERSIH 2.0, through its PEMANTAU initiative, has been made aware of numerous reports of various incidents of violations of election laws, the code of conduct for...

PEMANTAU PRELIMINARY OBSERVATION REPORT ON GE13 – 6 May 2013

6th May, 2013   PEMANTAU PRELIMINARY OBSERVATION REPORT ON GE13   The 13th General Elections was marred with violations of the election laws, code of conduct and endless political violence from the beginning to the end. This non-exhaustive preliminary...

INITIAL OBSERVATION REPORT – 5 May 2013

INITIAL OBSERVATION REPORT   5 MAY 2013   PEMANTAU preliminary observation showed a number of major issues. These include the indelible ink, phantom voters, ballot papers, and unlawful arrest of PEMANTAU observers. However, there is improvement in the conduct...

Indelible Ink – 30 April 2013

Press Statement, 30 April 2013   Indelible Ink   PEMANTAU is deeply shocked that the indelible ink promised to Malaysians for GE13 was reported to be ineffective as an anti-fraud measure. We have received complaints from Parliamentary constituencies in...

Reject Racism in Election Campaigns – 30 April 2013

Press Statement, 30 April 2013 Reject Racism in Election Campaigns   PEMANTAU expresses the utmost concern over reports of racist and defamatory material circulating through SMSes and leaflets. On the 26th of April, one of our observers in Kuala...

Indelible Ink – 30 April 2013

Press Statement, 30 April 2013   Indelible Ink   PEMANTAU is deeply shocked that the indelible ink promised to Malaysians for GE13 was reported to be ineffective as an anti-fraud measure. We have received complaints from Parliamentary constituencies in...

Respect the Rule of Law – 26 April 2013

Press Statement, 26 April 2013   Respect the Rule of Law   PEMANTAU is alarmed to hear of an incident where a car belonging to the daughter of Parti Keadilan Rakyat candidate for Seri Andalas, Dr Xavier Jeyakumar, was...

Nomination Process Smooth but Marred with Incidences of Misconduct – 23 April 2013

Press Statement, 23 April 2013   Nomination Process Smooth but Marred with Incidences of Misconduct   PEMANTAU is disturbed by reports from our election observers that members of PAS’s Unit Amal had attempted to bar a candidate for the...

Pemantauan Hari Penamaan Calon – 20/4/2013

People Take Up the Call: Vote and Observe – 19 April 2013

  PEMANTAU is disappointed by a recent statement made by Assistant Head of the Inspector-General of Police (Public Relations) Secretariat, ACP Ramli Mohamed Yoosuf. He claimed that the police had “received many applications to become monitors of the 13th...