After Hansard review, Azhar orders MP to apologise for 'gelap' remark

Kow Gah Chie

Modified 15 Jul 2020, 8:10 am

PARLIAMENT | Dewan Rakyat speaker Azhar Azizan Harun today instructed Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim (BN-Baling) to retract his gelap (dark) remark yesterday against Kasthuriraani Patto (Harapan-Batu Kawan) in the House.

Azhar, who yesterday declined to make a ruling on the matter, said he had reviewed the Hansard of the incident and concluded that it was offensive...

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