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PAS meets sultan as Perak MB expected to be sworn in today

Yap Jia Hee  |  Published:  |  Modified:

Three Perak PAS assemblypersons met the state ruler Sultan Nazrin Shah this morning, with a menteri besar expected to be sworn in by 5pm today – provided either Pakatan Harapan or BN can prove that they have the seats required to form the state government.

Kubu Gajah assemblyperson Khalil Yahaya, along with Mohd Akmal Kamaruddin (Selama) and Razman Zakaria (Gunung Semanggol), arrived at Istana Kinta this morning, at around 9.30am.

With Harapan getting 29 seats in Wednesday's polls, and BN 27, PAS now finds itself in the position of kingmaker, as its three seats can give either side the 30 required for a simple majority in the state assembly...

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