MAHATHIR SAYS WILL TRY TO ESTABLISH NON-PARTISAN NATIONAL ADMINISTRATION

JAMALUDDIN BIN MUHAMMAD

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 26 (Bernama) -- Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today that if given the chance, he will try to establish a non-partisan national administration, with priority accorded to national interests.

“I feel, rightly or wrongly, that politics and political parties have to be set aside for the time being.

“Only national interests will be accorded priority,” the interim prime minister said in a special address to the nation carried live over television.

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