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Speaker: I need not give reasons for rejecting questions

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PARLIAMENT | Dewan Rakyat Speaker Pandikar Amin Mulia today railed against MPs who question the reasons behind his rejection of their questions.

Charles Santiago (PKR-Klang), had asked Pandikar to reconsider the rejection of his motion to debate the issue of child poverty in Malaysia.

However, Pandikar lamented that MPs would be happy if a particular ruling was to their liking, but some would even resort to calling for him to resign if the ruling was unfavourable to them...