MALAYSIA OPPOSITION LEADER ANWAR IBRAHIM LEAVES ISTANA NEGARA AFTER AUDIENCE WITH KING
Malaysia’s opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has left Istana Negara after an audience with the king on Tuesday to present his case on commanding a parliamentary majority.
According to Bernama,he had entered the palace at 10:25 am and left about an hour later.
Mr. Anwar had posted a photo of him and his wife Dr. Wan Azizah Wan Ismail on his Facebook page with the caption of: “May all of today’s tasks be eased.”
Mr. Anwar’s Tuesday meeting with Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah came after he announced on Sep 23 that he has a “strong, formidable, convincing majority” of Members of Parliament (MPs) to form a new government.
His scheduled audience with the king a day earlier had to be postponed as the king was hospitalized for food poisoning.