Umno has mandate to withdraw from Perikatan ‘any time’, says Zahid

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Umno president Ahmad Zahid Hamidi says the party has the mandate from its AGM delegates to withdraw from the government 'any time' and will do so if there aren't any indications that elections will be held soon. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Hasnoor Hussain, March 28, 2021.

UMNO can withdraw its support from the Perikatan Nasional federal government at any time if there are no indications of fresh elections soon, said Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.

“We thank the Umno delegates for giving the leadership the mandate to withdraw from the government at any time,” said the Umno president in his winding-up speech at the 2020 General Assembly in WTC today.

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