Let Dewan committee decide on media covering Parliament, says Kit Siang

Only 15 media organisations will be granted access into Parliament for the November 2 to December 15 sitting in which Budget 2021 will be tabled, in a bid to prevent the spread of Covid-19. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, October 18, 2020.

ANY decision to limit the number of media organisations in Parliament to cover the imminent tabling of Budget 2021 should be made by the Dewan Rakyat House Committee, said Lim Kit Siang.

The Iskandar Puteri MP said the House Committee is entrusted with the task “to consider and advise the speaker upon all matters connected with the comfort and convenience of and services and amenities available to members of the Parliament”.

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