‘KING CAN­NOT IN­TER­FERE’

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KUALA LUMPUR: The King has stated he can­not in­ter­fere in ef­forts made by Parti Pribumi Ber­satu Malaysia (PPBM), said Prime Min­is­ter Datuk Seri Na­jib Ab­dul Razak. He said he had been in­formed by Tuanku Ab­dul Halim Mu’adzam Shah that he had granted an au­di­ence to Tun Dr Ma­hathir Mo­hamad, who is PPBM chair­man, at Is­tana Anak Bukit, Alor Star, last week. Na­jib said in a state­ment the King had taken note of the is­sues raised by Ma­hathir but said he could not in­ter­fere. This was be­cause the dec­la­ra­tion made by PPBM did not com­ply with the Con­sti­tu­tion as any ac­tion taken should go through Par­lia­ment and the elec­tion sys­tem – Ber­nama

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