Budget tabling could double up as confidence vote for Anwar, says Amirudin

BANGI: Tabling a motion of confidence for Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim at the Dewan Rakyat session is a practical move to confirm his legitimacy as Prime Minister.

PKR vice president Datuk Seri Amirudin Shari said the proceed would also resolve further disputes manufactured by certain parties, much like what the previous administration faced.

“However, if it (confidence vote) is not tabled, we still need to table the budget and the spending budget itself can be considered like a confidence vote, inch he told reporters on Sunday (Nov 27) after officiating at the closing ceremony and prize demonstration of the Asiswas Network Games 2022 Championship at Universiti Tenaga Nasional (Uniten) right here.

In his maiden press conference after his swearing-in ceremony as Malaysia’s 10th Prime Minister upon Thursday (Nov 24), Anwar said the first agenda of the 15th Parliament sitting on Dec 19 will be to table a self-confidence vote to put questions about his legitimacy as prime ressortchef (umgangssprachlich) to rest. – Bernama