Opposition accuses deputy minister of flashing middle finger

Chan Kok Leong Aminah Farid Zaim Ibrahim

A still image of a video camera feed shows Willie Mongin gesturing at opposition MPs during parliamentary debate today. – Twitter pic, December 1, 2020.

DEPUTY Primary Industries and Commodities Minister Willie Mongin was accused of flashing his middle finger at the opposition today, as Speaker Azhar Azizan Harun lost control of lawmakers in the debating chamber.

After Willie, the MP for Puncak Borneo, had finished his speech on the budget allocation for his ministry (committee stage), the opposition asked Azhar to make a ruling on an unparliamentary remark made by Tajuddin Abdul Rahman (BN-Pasir Salak).

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