Chair of emergency committee latest to meet Agong

Arifin Zakaria, the chairman the Special Independent Emergency Committee, is now at Istana Negara for an audience with the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 15, 2021.

FORMER chief justice Arifin Zakaria is the latest to be granted an audience by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong ahead of the Malay Rulers conference tomorrow to discuss the Covid-19 pandemic and emergency.

Arifin is the chairman of the Special Independent Emergency Committee to advise the king. Palace sources confirmed he arrived at Istana Negara at about 9.45am.

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  • Perhaps the King should meet the whole committee instead of just the Chairman to get a clearer picture.

    Posted 5 months ago by Elyse Gim