They think Wong is being backed by the famous Perak cousins Datuk Ngeh Koo Ham and Nga Kor Ming whereas Teo has the support of the outgoing Dapsy chief Anthony Loke who is a big name in Negri Sembilan.
Moreover, Nga was a two-term Dapsy chief before Loke.
On the other hand, Loke
, who is trying to raise the party's profile in Negri Sembilan
, would want to leverage on a Youth chief aligned to him.
said people were reading too much into it.
"We do not get involved," he
, 35, is about to leave his
stamp in the form of an amendment to the party constitution that will reduce the age limit in the wing from 40 to 35 years.
said younger members should be given a chance to play a role in the party.
"Many of our elected representatives are quite young.
Playing a role will remind them that they are where they are because of the party," he
But Loke, who has been Dapsy chief for only a term, is about to make some upward moves of his own.
There is speculation he
may be made the new national organising secretary to replace Selangor leader Teresa Kok, who has been ineffective because of the many posts she
Others suggest he
is being groomed as the next secretary-general as Lim Guan Eng will be entering his
third and final term in that role after the party's national election on Dec 15.
Loke may be appointed deputy secretary-general; the secretary-general's post is limited to three terms under the party constitution.
seems to get along well with him, hence his
rocket-like rise in the party.
Loke, who is Rasah MP and Lobak assemblyman, has good people skills and has shown immense maturity in his role as the party chairman for Negri Sembilan.