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Debris impact: Cars parked below the building which housed the office were damaged by falling debris.

Teng blasts culprits who ‘bombed’ BN ceramah

Penang BN chief Teng Chang Yeow has blasted those responsible for the violent act of disrupting a ceramah in Nibong Tebal last night.

Teng said the culprits were violent and unscrupulous, adding, “It is uncalled for as we want to win this election with policy and not with violence.”

Teng urged all leaders who are contesting this election to control their party supporters, quickly adding, “BN has been controlling our supporters’ emotions.”

“We hope Pakatan Rakyat leaders would do the same, too,” said the Bukit Tengah candidate at a press conference today.

At another press conference in Seberang Perai today, Penang police chief Abdul Rahim Hanafi said that two “improvised explosive devices” were found at the BN ceramah site.

One of the devices exploded at 10.15pm while another was found at 2am, and detonated an hour later, he added.

Abdul Rahim said the devices were created by professionals as they had timers attached.

“However, they were made to frighten and not to injure because they emit a loud noise, […]