Sultan Johor strips datukship from Yayasan Pelajaran Johor's CEO


JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Ismail Sultan Iskandar today revokes the datukship and award from Yayasan Pelajaran Johor (YPJ) Holdings Sdn Bhd chief executive officer Hamsan Saringat with immediate effect.

Johor Royal Council Secretary Datuk Abdul Rahim Ramli said Hamsan who was formerly Johor State Economic Planning Unit director, was ordered to return the  Darjah Mahkota Johor Yang Amat Mulia Pangkat Kedua Datuk Paduka Mahkota Johor (D.P.M.J) which he received in 2005 and the Pingat Ibrahim Sultan Pangkat Kedua (P.I.S 11).
He said the sultan had made the decision in accordance with Clause 7(2)(f) of the State Constitution 1895 and Clause 13 of the Rules and Regulations for Darjah Mahkota Johor Yang Amat Mulia.  
He said Hamsan had returned the award and medal on Thursday.

Sultan Johor Sultan Ibrahim Iskandar

Hamsan Saringat. NSTP/Hairul Anuar Abd Rahim

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