General : PKR Candidate For Bekenu Gunned Down

MIRI, June 21 (Bernama) — Miri Parti Keadilan
Rakyat (PKR) secretary Bill Kayong, who was fielded to contest for the Bekenu
seat in the recent Sarawak state election, was shot dead in Kuala Baram today.

Kayong was gunned down by an unknown assailant when he stopped his four-wheel-drive vehicle at a traffic light near a supermarket.

Miri deputy police chief Supt Stanley Johanthan Ringgit confirmed the incident, but could not provide details as investigation was in progress…..