MELAKA, Nov 20 ― [7.48pm] Barisan Nasional’s (BN) frontrunner for chief minister Datuk Seri Sulaiman Md Ali looks to have a comfortable lead of more than 2,000 votes in Lendu over his two rivals.
As of 7:48pm, unofficial results show Sulaiman garnering 3,669 votes compared to 1,209 for Perikatan Nasional (PN) and 828 for Pakatan Harapan (PH).
However, in Asahan, where former chief minister Datuk Seri Idris Haron is contesting under PH, he managed to garnered 1,431 votes compared to 3,522 for BN, 912 for PN, while the three other candidates managed to garner votes in the double digits only.
For Lendu, 21 out of 26 stations have been counted while 24 out of 39 stations have been counted in Asahan
[7.35pm] Unofficial results posted by the Pakatan Harapan (PH) polling dashboard shows Barisan Nasional (BN) is leading in Ayer Molek and Kelebang.
BN garnered 4,553 votes compared to 3,617 for Perikatan Nasional (PN) and 3,910 for PH, in Kelebang, as of 7:35pm.
Similarly, in Ayer Molek, BN garnered 4,234 votes compared to 2,430 for PN and 1,750 for PH while Independent candidate Ahmad Muaz has garnered 56 votes so far.
At the time of writing, 43 out of 47 polling stations have been fully counted for Kelebang while 27 out of 41 stations are counted in Ayer Molek.
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