Karpal Singh

Malaysian politician and lawyer

Karpal Singh s/o Ram Singh (28 June 1940 – 17 April 2014) was a Malaysian lawyer and politician, who was the Member of Parliament (MP) for the constituency of Bukit Gelugor in the state of Penang since 2004. He was the former National Chairman of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a position that he assumed in 2004.

Karpal Singh, 2011


  • Jangan main-main
    • Don't play the fool
    • As cited in: "Don't play the fool and other quotes by Karpal Singh," thestar.com.my, 2014/04/18.
      • The Star commented: "A catchphrase of sorts for the statesman, Karpal Singh said this on many occasions – to the Registrar of Societies when his beloved party was faced with the threat of deregistration, after being sent live bullets by thugs."

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