Govt declares emergency in Gerik, Bugaya
This will see the by-elections scheduled for Jan 16 next year postponed to a later date.
Govt to consider emergency in Gerik, Bugaya if Covid-19 risks remain
Minister Takiyüddin Hassan says a decision will be made after the matter is referred to the health ministry and National Security Council.
Gerik, Bugaya polls on Jan 16
Nomination will be held on Jan 4 and early voting on Jan 12.
Govt considering emergency to postpone by-elections in Gerik, Bugaya
Law minister Takiyuddin Hassan says the government is keen to avoid any election to prevent further escalation of Covid-19 cases.