King holds second pre-Cabinet video conference with PM Muhyiddin


  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 22 Apr 2020

A screengrab of Instana Negara's Instagram post showing the Yang di-Pertuan Agong having the pre-Cabinet meeting with Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin via video conferencing.

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri'ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah convened another pre-Cabinet meeting with Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin on Wednesday (April 22), the second to be held via a video conference from Istana Negara.

According to a posting on Istana Negara’s official Instagram page Wednesday, the pre-Cabinet meeting was held via a video conference following the extension of the movement control order (MCO) to fight Covid-19 in the country.

"The pre-Cabinet meeting is among His Majesty’s weekly activities or routines, during which he would discuss and exchange views with the Prime Minister, particularly on current issues, ” the posting read.

It also said that, normally, Al-Sultan Abdullah would visit Istana Melawati for the pre-Cabinet meetings.

"His Majesty has also consented that the weekly pre-Cabinet meeting continues to be held via video conference throughout the MCO and this reflects the King’s great concern for the country’s administration and the people’s wellbeing, ” it added.

Al-Sultan Abdullah held the first pre-Cabinet video conference with the prime minister last Wednesday. - Bernama

22 April 2020 - KDYMM Seri Paduka Baginda Yang di-Pertuan Agong hari ini telah berkenan mengadakan sesi Pra-Kabinet bersama YAB Perdana Menteri Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin, menerusi sidang video di Istana Negara. Sesi hari ini merupakan Mesyuarat Pra-Kabinet kali ke-2 yang telah diadakan menerusi sidang video berikutan fasa ketiga Perintah Kawalan Pergerakan (PKP) bagi membendung penularan pandemik COVID-19. Mesyuarat Pra-Kabinet adalah antara aktiviti mingguan atau rutin utama Seri Paduka Baginda untuk berbincang dan bertukar pendapat bersama Perdana Menteri berkenaan isu-isu semasa. Secara lazimnya, Seri Paduka Baginda akan berangkat ke Istana Melawati di Putrajaya untuk mesyuarat Pra-Kabinet. Yang di-Pertuan Agong telah berkenan supaya mesyuarat Pra-Kabinet diteruskan menerusi sidang video semasa PKP ini berjalan dan ini mencerminkan keprihatinan tinggi Al-Sultan Abdullah terhadap pentadbiran negara dan kesejahteraan rakyat. Daulat Tuanku #agongkita #pm #istananegara #royal #malaysia

A post shared by ISTANA NEGARA (@istana_negara) on Apr 21, 2020 at 8:22pm PDT

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
   

Did you find this article insightful?

Yes
No

47% readers found this article insightful

Next In Nation

Snatch thief in viral video nabbed
Former Terengganu MB, wife test positive for Covid-19
Sabah MACC detains tradesman over bribery attempt
Allowing low-risk patients to be home quarantined will ease hospital congestion, says Health DG
Disabled community applaud and hopeful on Permai assistance package
Socso committed to implementing programmes under Permai aid package
Number of Covid-19 cases should stabilise in a week, says Health DG
Seremban 2 court complex to be sanitised after 16 detainees contract Covid-19
Storehouse next to temple in Taman Desa Ria, PJ, gutted
526 cases recorded in Sabah a result of mass screenings of plantation workers

Stories You'll Enjoy