Najib attends closed door meeting with Kelantan Umno leaders

KOTA BARU: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak who arrived for a two-day state here, last night attended a closed door meeting with Kelantan UMNO Liaison Committee.

The UMNO president was greeted on arrival by Kelantan UMNO chief Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed (International Trade and Industry Minister).

Also present were Kelantan UMNO deputy chief Datuk Ahmad Jazlan Yaakub (Deputy Minister of Rural and Regional Development), Datuk Dr Ashraf Wajdi Dusuki (Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department) and heads of divisions. The meeting is expected to discuss the direction and preparation in facing the general election as well as current issues concerning the party. Tomorrow, Najib is scheduled to attend the ‘Jom Bantu Rakyat’ programme, a ground breaking ceremony for Bachok Hospital and launch Kota Baru Urban Transformation Centre (UTC). Later, he is expected to attend the 2050 National Transformation Dialogue Programme (TN50) at Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK), Pengkalan Chepa.

The prime minister is expected to return to Kuala Lumpur on Sunday evening. -BERNAMA