Snap general election with Covid-19 SOPs will cost RM1.2b

Modified 12 Aug 2020, 7:47 am

PARLIAMENT | A snap general election that is compliant with Covid-19 standard operating procedures will cost RM1.2 billion to hold.

In comparison, the 14th general election in 2018 cost about RM500 million.

The new estimate was given by de facto Law Minister Takiyuddin Hassan in the Dewan Rakyat today, while wrapping up the elections portion of... 

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