BY LIZAWATI MADFA
SERDANG, OCT 31: The State Government is extending the term of Council Members in its local authorities from December 31 to June 30, 2018.
Local Government, New Village Development and Illegal Factory Legalisation Exco, Ean Yong Hian Wah said the decision was made during the State Executive Council Meeting (MMKN) last September 20.
He said it involves a total of 283 Council Members from all 12 local authorities in Selangor.
“The council members involved are 100 people from KEADILAN party, DAP (93), PAS (67) and Amanah (9).
“Others include five people from non-governmental organisations, Orang Beasr Daerah (9) and five are still vacant,” he said.
He was speaking at a press conference at the DAP Serdang Community Service Centre, today.
Ean Yong said MMKN has also decided to extend the term of service for Kampung Baru, Bagan and Tersusun Village Development and Security Committee (JKKK) chairmen.
He said the meeting last October 4 decided that those whose term end on October 22 and December 31, 2017 will be extended to June 30, 2018.
“It includes 74 regular JKKK members whose terms will expire this December 31, while another three are pioneer projects which has ended last October 22,” he said.