(From New Straits Times (Malaysia))
ALOR STAR, Thurs. - Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Syed Razak Syed Zain said today he would meet with Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi in Putrajaya tomorrow to discuss the line-up of State Executive Councillors.
He said these councillors would be appointed "as soon as possible." Syed Razak said the 10-member line-up would maintain the present 7:3 ratio between Umno and other Barisan Nasional component parties.
"But I don't want the BN elected representatives to be idle while waiting for the Executive Council …