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PAS MP claims others feel Sultan shouldn’t get power to decide on MB

PAS MP claims others feel Sultan shouldn’t get power to decide on MB

By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal
August 21, 2014

SHAH ALAM, Aug 21 — PAS MP Khalid Samad today claimed of public views that the Selangor Sultan should not have the absolute discretion to decide who should fill the mentri besar’s post. The Shah Alam MP said this when asked why PKR and DAP did not present alternatives to PKR president Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail for the position. “We should not give the Sultan the power to decide on who becomes MB solely because this is a constitutional monarchy,” he told reporters at a news... Read more

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