#GE15: Ismail Sabri Secures His Chance To Become PM After Winning Bera
Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob has officially won the Bera parliamentary seat, securing his chances to become the prime minister should his coalition win
According to New Straits Times, Ismail Sabri retains the constituency seat in Pahang for a fifth term.
He received 31,762 votes (53.3%) in the 15th General Election (GE15), beating Pakatan Harapan's (PH) Abas Awang and Perikatan Nasional's (PN) Aswami Harun with a 16,695 majority.
Abas received 15,067 votes (25.3%), while Aswami garnered 12,719 votes (21.4%).
In GE14, Ismail Sabri only managed to secure a 2,311 majority.
The 62-year-old UMNO vice president is Barisan Nasional's (BN) prime ministerial candidate.
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