Kelantan assembly declares Nenggiri seat of Bersatu rep vacant

Move paves way for possible by-election.

(The Vibes) – THE Kelantan assembly has declared the Nenggiri state seat held by Bersatu lawmaker Mohd Azizi Abu Naim vacant, paving the way for a possible by-election in the state.

The seat was declared vacant effective today.

Azizi is also the Gua Musang MP.

Speaker Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah said the vacancy of the Nenggiri state seat was according to Article 31 of the state constitution.

“I would like to announce today that the state assembly has been notified that Bersatu N45 assemblyman Mohd Azizi Abu Naim’s membership in the party has been revoked.

“Following this, the state assembly has declared the seat vacant and will submit this notice to the state Election Commission today,” he told a press conference at his office here today.

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