Church lead­ers con­grat­u­late Pakatan

The Star Malaysia - - Nation -

KUALA LUMPUR: The Coun­cil of Churches of Malaysia has con­grat­u­lated Pakatan Hara­pan lead­ers on their achieve­ment in the 14th Gen­eral Elec­tion.

“We also ex­tend our con­grat­u­la­tions to Tun Dr Ma­hathir Mo­hamad, who helms the Gov­ern­ment as the seventh Prime Min­is­ter,” said the heads of churches of the coun­cil in a state­ment yes­ter­day.

It said the GE14 re­sults had shown the will of the peo­ple in urg­ing the Gov­ern­ment to start on a re­form agenda, re­store con­fi­dence in the ba­sic in­sti­tu­tions of gov­ern­ment and cul­ti­vate a clean, ac­count­able and just cul­ture of gover­nance.

“We have called upon our churches to of­fer spe­cial prayers for the na­tion, its gov­ern­ment, its lead­ers and all civil ser­vants who bear the re­spon­si­bil­ity of tak­ing our na­tion in a new di­rec­tion of pros­per­ity and hap­pi­ness for all its cit­i­zens,” said the state­ment.

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