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By Adrian Lim
KUCHING, Aug 16: Sarawak lawmaker Dennis Ngau is unperturbed by the chaotic political turmoil in Putrajaya but is very much concerned about effective vaccination in rural area.
Following the fall the Perikatan Nasional (PN) government, Dennis, who is Telang Usan assemblyman, is anxious and worrisome about the delivery of the single-dose CanSino vaccine promised by the federal government.
“I support whatever the decision and stand of our Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) leader and (Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi) Abang Johari Tun Openg.
“Let whatever happens in Kuala Lumpur for the sole improvement of our nation’s economy, Covid-19 situation and so forth.
“I care only for the promise of the delivery of the CanSino vaccine to arrive (in) Sarawak as soon as possible and to be given to our people in the very rural (areas),” he said in a statement today.
Earlier today, Muhyiddin resigned as Prime Minister of Malaysia following the loss of majority support in the Parliament.
He had an audience with Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah to tender his resignation at Istana Negara after chairing the last PN Cabinet meeting.
During a live telecast today, he said he had to resign after 15 MPs from the United Malays National Organisation (Umno) had withdrawn their support for him and his proposal to form a cross-party bipartisan government had been rejected by the the opposition. — DayakDaily