Speaker under fire for govt vote miscount

Chan Kok Leong Zaim Ibrahim Aminah Farid

Speaker Azhar Azizan Harun has earned the MPs’ ire for botching up the vote count for the Finance Ministry’s 2021 spending plan. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, December 1, 2020.

LAWMAKERS have taken the speaker to task for miscalculating the division vote for the Finance Ministry’s budget at committee stage yesterday.

Deputy Speaker Mohd Rashid Hasnon announced today that yesterday’s vote had been “miscounted”.

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  • He's been busy counting the days to his next paycheck.

    Posted 1 year ago by Arul Inthirarajah