Special Malay rulers meeting next Wednesday

By S. Harrish

THE King has convened a special meeting among the Malay Rulers next Wednesday.

Istana Negara’s Comptroller of the Royal Household Datuk Ahmad Fadil Shamsuddin said in a statement today that the meeting would be chaired by the King.

“The discussions will be on the efforts to contain the Covid-19 pandemic and its implementation during the Emergency,” he said.

It comes as the King meets political party heads starting today.

Leaders of Pakatan Harapan parties were granted audiences today and they said it was mostly on the nation’s economy and the pandemic.

Umno, Warisan and Pejuang are expected to be at the palace tomorrow.

GPS leaders are scheduled for an online audience next Monday.