ALOR SETAR, May 17 (Bernama) -- Ten members of the Kedah state executive council are scheduled to take their oath of office on Tuesday, said newly-elected Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir.
He said each of them would be called to seek an audience with the Sultan of Kedah Sultan Sallehuddin Ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah at the Istana Anak Bukit here on Monday to obtain his consent.
Mukhriz said the new exco line up comprised four PKR assemblymen, Amanah (three), PPBM (two) and DAP (one).
"Following the swearing-in ceremony, as the Kedah Menteri Besar I am expected to chair the first exco meeting the next day (Wednesday), following our victory in the 14th Umno General Election on May 9," he told reporters at the Pakatan Harapan (PH) breaking-the-fast event here tonight.
Mukhriz said that for the post of state speaker it would be filled by the PKR assemblyman while the deputy speaker would be elected from PPBM.....