Agong will decide soon on appointment of new Prime Minister

KUALA LUMPUR – Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah says he will decide on the appointment of the 10th Prime Minister soon.

His Majesty also called on the people to accept the decision about the appointment and the formation of a new government whatever it may be.

“Let’s accept the decision of the people, accept the decision of the people’s representatives and accept the decision of the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. Please, be rational and we have to move on, we have to move forward for our beloved country.

“Let me make the decision as soon as possible,” Al-Sultan Abdullah told reporters outside Istana Negara Gate 2 today.

Yesterday, Istana Negara informed that His Majesty agreed to extend the deadline for the political party and coalition leaders to submit their proposed coalition to form the new government and name of the Prime Minister candidate to 2pm today. – Bernama / pic Muhd Amin Naharul