3 years ago

Faizal Azumu reappointed as Perak MB

Perak ruler Sultan Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah has consented that Ahmad Faizal Azumu to continue as the state menteri besar.

The ruler was convinced that the former menteri besar supported by the part of the state assemblypersons to helm the state, according to the ruler's private secretary Abd Rahim bin Mohamad Nor.

"As guided by the Article 16(2) of the Perak Constitution, the ruler, in his views, Ahmad Faizal enjoys the confidence of part of the members of the state assembly to be appointed as the 13th menteri besar," he said in a statement today.

Ahmad Faizal will be swearing-in at the Istana Iskandariah in Kuala Kangsar after Friday prayers at 3pm.