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The Rakyats Say NO to Zambry online and offline Campaign

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IF a sultan can sack a Menteri Besar without going to assembly hall, our Agong can sack Najib as Malaysian PM with the same reason without getting approval from the parliament in future.

Malaysians either BN, PR and neutral supporters should united as one and against this unconstitutional move by the Perak Sultan. This is a very dangerous precedent !

Dismissal of Mentri Besar: The Constitution of Perak in Article 16(7) states that a member of the Executive Council other than the MB shall hold office at the Sultan’s pleasure. This implies that an MB cannot be dismissed except by a vote of no confidence in the assembly.

The problem is Article 16(6) states that if an MB loses confidence then he has two choices. First, advise dissolution and second, if that request is denied, then resign. There is a lacuna in the law. What if an MB loses the confidence of the Assembly, is denied dissolution, but refuses to step down?

Can the Sultan dismiss him? It is submitted that life is always larger than the law. There are always unchartered territories. If an MB who has lost […]