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Oleh Dr Mahathir Mohamad
1. Saya gembira kerana Kerajaan terima dengan terbuka teguran saya.
2. Saya teringat akan perjanjian Raja-Raja Melayu dengan British. Disebut dalam perjanjian itu British akan menugas seorang pegawai mereka sebagai Penasihat (Adviser) dalam bahasa mereka, kepada Kerajaan negeri.
By Syed Akbar Ali
I have become the subject of criticism and threats, especially over the past week. And information I have received says that one superdunggu has been tasked to “watch” me. Considering that these are powerful people, I really have no one to turn to except Allah and to you folks – my Blog readers.
Article 55 (1) of the Selangor constitution appears to give the Menteri Besar – who heads the state exco – some room to maneuver as to whom he may appoint to provide counsel to the ruler.
It looks like Khalid even can set up a special advisory committee (“body of persons”) in the interim to act under his authority to presently advise the Sultan.
My thanks to a commenter @ 2014/08/11 at 5:09 pm for his leads on why Khalid Ibrahim’s position can be supported by the Selangor constitution.
Article 53(2)(b) of the Selangor constitution
Khalid’s state government needs only to have a minimum four excos.
As long as the PAS Aduns stay put, Khalid’s state government remains legit in law.
UPDATE (5.55pm): Khalid can keep his job according to Selangor constitution
Today’s headline news – Khalid says Sultan says he stays
“if any of his Pakatan Rakyat exco members cannot work with an Independent menteri besar, they may exit the government” – http://www.malaysiakini.com/news/271227
So what will the DAP 3 Amigos – Teng Chang Khim, Ean Yong and Ganapathi Rao – do now?
And of course, DAP’s Madame $peaker too. (more…)