SARAWAK POLITIC :FORMER SNAP VICE PRESIDENT DATOK AMAR JAMES WONG DIES
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SARAWAK POLITIC :FORMER SNAP VICE PRESIDENT DATOK AMAR JAMES WONG DIES

Kuching : Malaysia | Jul 18, 2011 at 8:36 AM PDT
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Asia's smallest frog sits on the tip of a pencil in Kuching, Sarawak state, Malaysia

Kuching,Monday- Former founder of Sarawak National Party,SNAP, Datok Amar James Wong, died at the aged 89 because of the heart attack

Born in Limbang, 22nd August 1922. After the establishment of Malaysia in 1963,SNAP coalation of PERIKATAN, James become the Deputy Chief Minister of Sarawak. He was the Limbang state assembly man, since 1969 for the 7th term conscutively

He was the first state assemblyman for Limbang 1956 ,at that time Sarawak was under British Colonial administration

James who is known as man with principles is a politician enjoy to be with, easy to interact and got along with all walk of life

During his life, he wrote a few books such as A special Bred(1981) The Price of Royalty(1984), Shimmering Moon Beam(1984) Buy A little time and The Birth of Malaysia (1989)

He was one of the committee, having a meeting with British represantatives in an effort to establish the Malaysia Federation in 1963

His famous quotation in politics, when time has come to leave the world of politics, politician has to leave no matter waht and how, only the Lord has to repay what the goodeeds done by politician

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