KUALA LUMPUR: Datuk Hasni Mohammad (pic) is the right candidate for the Johor Mentri Besar submit ought to Barisan Nasional emerge victorious within the state election, says Umno supreme council member Datuk Seri Jalaluddin Alias.
He stated the Benut assemblyman had confirmed himself to be succesful throughout his stint as a mentri besar.
“Hasni has carried out his obligation effectively in guaranteeing the event and financial prosperity of Johor,” stated the Deputy Federal Territories Minister.
“The resolution to call him as mentri besar will certainly instill confidence amongst Johoreans in Barisan,” he stated on Saturday (Feb 5).
Jalaluddin expressed confidence that Barisan had regained the belief amongst voters and could be given a mandate to manipulate in Johor.
He didn’t foresee any issues with the state ballot being held amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
“We have had a number of elections through the pandemic, the most recent being in Melaka and there have been no issues then.
“I’m assured that each one the political events are accustomed to campaigning whereas nonetheless complying with the well being protocols set by the Health Ministry,” he added.
Jalaluddin was on the Bukit Kiara longhouse in TTDI for a “gotong-royong” by the Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan to assist victims of a hearth that razed six homes final month.
On Friday (Feb 4), Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi introduced that Hasni would assume the mentri besar submit once more if Barisan returned to energy in Johor.