Khairuddin sues Muhyiddin, govt over legitimacy of emergency

Former Jasin parliamentary coordinator Khairuddin Abu Hassan is suing Muhyiddin Yassin and the government over the legitimacy of the emergency order. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 18, 2021.

FORMER Jasin parliamentary coordinator Khairuddin Abu Hassan has filed a suit against Muhyiddin Yassin and the government to challenge the prime minister’s act of advising the Yang di-Pertuan Agong to declare a state of emergency to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Khairuddin, as the plaintiff, filed the suit at the Kuala Lumpur High Court today, through Messrs Law Practice of Rafique, and named Muhyiddin and the government as the first and second defendants respectively.

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