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PAS: Ball is now in Umno's court to score Act 355 'goal'

N Faizal Ghazali  |  Published:  |  Modified:

PAS vice-president Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah said his party had done its part to amend the Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) 1965, or Act 355, and the ball was now in Umno's court.

Mohd Amar, who is also the Kelantan deputy menteri besar, said this in response to the amendment motion failing to be debated in the last Parliament sitting which was concluded last Thursday.

Comparing the motion to a football match, Mohd Amar explained; "Many people questioned it and claim PAS had been cheated. Actually, we have already kicked the ball to Umno, Umno should kick it to score a goal...

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