The contents of the MoU include strengthening the agenda of racial unity, religious and cultural harmony within the framework of the Federal Constitution
by BERNAMA/ pic by BERNAMA
ALL MPs of the Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia, Barisan Nasional (BN), PAS, Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS), Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) and Parti Solidariti Tanah Airku (STAR) have declared their support for the establishment of Perikatan Nasional (PN) through a cooperation of political parties.
In a joint statement yesterday, Bernama reported that all the presidents and chairmen representing their respective political parties stated that a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was drafted towards the parties’ cooperation.
The contents of the MoU, among others, stated that the coalition has agreed to strengthen and honour the supremacy of the Federal Constitution, the sovereignty of the Malay Rulers, the principles of Rukun Negara and ensure the welfare and interests of all Malaysians regardless of race and religion.
“Ensuring a form of good governance at the federal and state levels, that aims to safeguard and ensure the wellbeing, interests, prosperity and harmony of the people, as well as guarantee economic development and national development.
“Strengthening the spirit of Malaysia’s sharing and vision between Sabah, Sarawak and the peninsula in order to realise the aspirations and goals of the MA63 (Malaysia Agreement 1963),” it added.
In addition, the contents of the MoU also include strengthening the agenda of racial unity, religious and cultural harmony within the framework of the Federal Constitution as the axis for political stability and national wellbeing.
The statement said the MoU was also designed to strengthen PN through consultation and consultation practices based on the attitude and respect of the various religions, races and cultures for the nation within the framework of the Federal Constitution and Rukun Negara.
The statement was co-signed by Bersatu president Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin (picture), BN chairman Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, GPS chairman Datuk Abang Johari Abang Openg, PBS president Dr Maximus Johnity Ongkili and STAR president Datuk Dr Jeffrey Gapari Kitingan.