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Who's next in line as Yang di-Pertuan Agong?

Hariz Mohd & Hafiz Yatim

Published
Modified 7 Jan 2019, 4:30 am

Kelantan ruler Sultan Muhammad V's resignation as the Yang di-Pertuan Agong paves the way for the selection of a new ruler for the Malaysian federation.

Sources told Malaysiakini that the Conference of Rulers will convene a meeting tomorrow to discuss the matter, but it is unclear if a decision would be made immediately.

In the interim, Perak ruler Sultan Nazrin Shah, who is the Deputy Yang di-Pertuan Agong, will be the acting king...

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