26 September 2018, Wednesday | 09:54pm

May 9 declared as public holiday to enable Malaysians to vote

2018-04-12

KUALA LUMPUR: May 9 has been declared as a public holiday to enable Malaysians to go for the poll, the Prime Minister's Office said in a statement today.

“Following the Election Commission’s announcements that polling day for the GE14th General Election is on May 9, the government has decided that it will be an additional public holiday nationwide. This will enable Malaysians to carry out their responsibilities as voters.

“For Sabah and Sarawak, the state governments must declare that day as an additional public holiday based on their respective state ordinances”.

Source: NST/https://bit.ly/2qqYiLs

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