The Minister of Rural and Regional Development, Datuk Mohd Shafie said that the election is a responsibility of the people to determine the future of the country.
“It can not be used as a trial (experiment) because if you chose the wrong you’ll have pay the price for five years.
“The practice of democracy that gives freedom to the people should not be abused, but it should be appreciate wisely to choose their own government to lead the country,” said Shafie at ‘Raub Challenge’ program, organized by GiatMara, at Kampung Pamah Kulat, Dong.
Mohd Shafie said that the Barisan Nasional (BN) have succeeded in bringing the development to the people and this was evident when most of the rural and remote areas already have the basic amenities.
The minister claim that the people should make the pilihanraya 2012 as a trial, but instead choose the government that can defend and carry out development for the people.”