Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP
Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP

Malaysian king says urgent parliamentary debate needed on Covid-19 exit strategy

  • Statement, which follows meeting of the heads of the country’s nine royal families, appears to contradict Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, who said legislature could not sit until September
  • Muhyiddin’s administration is under fire for its failure to control a third wave of the coronavirus despite having assumed vast powers by declaring a state of emergency

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP
Malaysia’s King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah. Photo: AFP
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