No fresh polls despite Najib's conviction, say sources

Diyana Ibrahim

Najib Razak addresses the media after he was sentenced to 12 years' jail and fined RM210 million yesterday. His conviction has sparked unease among Umno grassroots. – The Malaysian Insight file pic by Afif Abd Halim, July 29, 2020.

PERIKATAN Nasional will not call for fresh elections despite Najib Razak’s conviction yesterday, said sources.

This was decided at a 30-minute meeting between Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin and Barisan Nasional lawmakers at Parliament this afternoon.

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