Mahdzir Khalid denies receiving info on appointment as minister

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 4): Umno vice-president Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid (pictured) today denied receiving any information about him being appointed the energy and natural resources minister.

“I have not received any information about the news which is being circulated since yesterday,” he tweeted today with an attached news article on the purported appointment.

The article published by a local news portal stated that the Padang Terap Member of Parliament had been appointed the energy and natural resources minister, replacing Datuk Seri Dr Shamsul Anuar Nasarah who resigned yesterday.

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