Bridget’s Kerusi Panas episode 5: Kubang Rotan

This episode looks at Kubang Rotan, a hot seat in Kedah outside of its capital of Alor Setar. With a long history tied to protecting Kedah and where wars have been won and lost, this seat features an intensive personal and political battle for PAS and its government led by its MB Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor to stamp his dominance on the state and diminish opposition voices.

See previous episodes:
Mega Polls – Not Just a Referendum
Gua Musang
Kuala Kubu Bharu

This season of Kerusi Panas is made in collaboration with Malaysiakini, and produced by Renegade Radio. Episodes are also available on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.