Ramlan Ibrahim resigns as EC member

Ramlan Ibrahim’s resignation from the Election Commission has been consented to by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong. (Bernama pic)

PUTRAJAYA: The Election Commission (EC) today announced the resignation of Ramlan Ibrahim as a member of the commission, effective yesterday.

The EC said Ramlan’s resignation had been consented to by the Yang di-Pertuan Agong, Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah.

“The EC wishes to take this opportunity to express its appreciation and gratitude to Datuk Seri Ramlan Ibrahim for his contributions and services as a member of the commission ,” it said in a statement.

Ramlan, 63, a former foreign affairs ministry secretary-general, was appointed an EC member in February last year.