Gerakan president urges for unity in Chinese New Year message

PETALING JAYA: Gerakan has urged the people to remain united and committed towards the values propagated during Chinese New Year to face any eventuality this year.

Its president, Datuk Mah Siew Keong said that despite the hardships and tragedies that have befallen the nation last year, Malaysian have shown courage, strength and resilience amidst the losses suffered.

"Chinese New Year symbolises a fresh start to renew our vitality and vigour for success and prosperity, thus by ushering in the Year of the Goat we will commit ourselves to the nation's goals and strive for improvement."

"The moral standards and ability of our society to reason and discern rationally must not be undermined, for it is the unyielding pillars in our long-standing effort to thread a Malaysian success story," he said in his Chinese New Year message today.

Mah added that every Malaysian has an integral role to be played in realising the nation's aspiration and the coming new year is an opportunity to foster relationships and mutual respect within the nation's multicultural society.






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