7pm: Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah has appointed Dr Mahathir Mohamad as the interim PM.— IwillDecide (@SiamLaksa) February 24, 2020
The Agong accepted the prime minister's resignation but decided that he should continue to helm the nation until a new government is formed. https://t.co/1ZuRjAmu0K
3.20pm – Amanah will support Dr Mahathir Mohamad to continue as prime minister.— malaysiakini.com (@malaysiakini) February 24, 2020
Sources indicate that DAP has the same position.
Kenyataan Akhbar : Peletakan Jawatan sebagai Perdana Menteri Malaysia pic.twitter.com/naW2MajfsG— Dr Mahathir Mohamad (@chedetofficial) February 24, 2020
Recap for non-Malaysian observers on what’s happening:— Zurairi A.R. (@zurairi) February 24, 2020
1. PMO just confirmed Dr M resigned as PM
2. PPBM quits Pakatan Harapan, leaving only PKR, DAP & Amanah
3. 11 MPs quit PKR to become indies supporting Dr M
4. The current PH on its own doesn't hold majority in Parliament
Azmin Ali dan 10 Ahli Parlimen PKR keluar parti pic.twitter.com/WqQ3MnkKiY— BERNAMA (@bernamadotcom) February 24, 2020
BREAKING— malaysiakini.com (@malaysiakini) February 24, 2020
2.21pm – 11 MPs quit PKR – Azmin (Gombak), Zuraida (Ampang), Saifuddin (Indera Mahkota), Baru (Selangau), Kamaruddin (Bandar Tun Razak), Mansor (Nibong Tebal), Rashid (Batu Pahat) Santhara Kumar (Segamat), Ali (Seratok), Willie (Puncak Borneo) and Jonathan (Ranau).