PAS calls for politicians on trial to be barred from standing for election


Diyana Ibrahim

PAS ulama council leader Ahmad Yahya has urged the government to tighten rules for politicians involved court cases, saying that they should be disqualified from contesting in the general election. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 2, 2022.

THE PAS ulama council has recommended that politicians who are on trial for misconduct and corruption be disqualified from participation in the general election.

Council leader Ahmad Yahya said the government should tighten the rules for politicians involved in court cases.


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