Najib meets BN component leaders

Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak held a meeting with leaders of the BN component parties at Putrajaya tonight.

The meeting is believed to have a bearing on preparations for the upcoming 13th general election.

The two-hour meeting, at the Prime Minister’s official residence Seri Perdana, is also believed to be one of a series of meetings to be held by the coalition, amidst speculation by various parties that the general election would be held soon.

Among the first to be seen entering the Prime Minister’s residence was Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

He was followed by MCA president Dr Chua Soi Lek, Parti Pesaka Bumiputra Bersatu (PBB) president Abdul Taib Mahmud, and People’s Progressive Party (PPP) president M Kayveas.

Others included Gerakan president Dr Koh Tsu Koon, Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president VK Liew, Parti Rakyat Sarawak (PRS) president James Jemut Masing, Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) president Joseph Pairin Kitingan and BN secretary-general Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.

– Bernama