PM Najib Razak

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said Barisan Nasional (BN) will be facing a much bigger challenges in Sarawak as the state election looming.

“We’re gonna face a bigger challenges and this is a phenomenon we saw in Sibu by-election,’ he said on Monday.

“Therefore all parties particularly Sarawak need to take into considerations what are the things we need to do to face the state election.

Najib also said BN traditional support base (rural areas among the Dayaks, Malays and Melanau) remained intact, except in the urban areas.

“There also potential that BN voters didn’t up and we’ll investigate why they didn’t come up.