Khalid stands in the way of Anwar’s grand design


(The Star)EXCLUSIVE: Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim’s grand design to become the Mentri Besar of Selangor may be unravelling. The incumbent, Tan Sri Khalid Ibrahim, is refusing to resign.

According to high-level sources, Khalid was scheduled to sign a post-dated letter of resignation drawn up by the PKR leadership but he has avoided doing so.

The confidential resignation letter is part of the ambitious plan to clear the way for Anwar to take over the top post in Selangor.

The letter is believed to be dated March 23 – the day when Kajang voters go to the polls.

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