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No election or Parliament during emergency - PM

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Modified 12 Jan 2021, 8:16 am

Muhyiddin Yassin said elections will not be held during the emergency while Parliament will not convene unless deemed necessary by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong.

In a veiled reference to certain quarters within Umno, the prime minister noted that some were pressuring him to call for an election during the pandemic.

Muhyiddin said he cannot do so during a pandemic but assured that he would call for polls as soon as it is safe to do so...

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