Youth vote – Just a matter of time?

The Election Commission’s delay in implementing a constitutional amendment to lower the voting age is very much in the news. Astro Awani’s Sharaad Kuttan and Melisa Idris speak to three youth leaders about the implications of this move in reshaping Malaysian politics and policies.

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