Court sets Feb 7 to rule on preliminary objection in Masjid Tanah election petition

THE Malacca High Court will rule on February 7 on a preliminary objection to the election petition filed by the Barisan Nasional (BN) candidate to annul the result of the Masjid Tanah parliamentary seat, which was won by Mas Ermieyati Samsudin in the 15th general election.

Judge Anselm Charles Fernandis set the date to enable the parties involved to provide additional submissions.