Perak Mentri Besar Datuk Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir on Wednesday announced the portfolios of State Executive Councillors which take effect immediately.
Dr Zambry also announced four more posts – three advisers to the Mentri Besar and a state Information Chief – that carries perks similar to those received by State Executive Councillors.
The Perak State Committee Chairmen portfolios:
·Datuk Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir who is also the Menteri Besar heads the Committee for Planning, Economy, Finance, Security, Land and Natural Resources, Agriculture, Housing and Religion.
·Hamidah Osman: Industry, Investment, Entrepreneur Development, ICT, Tourism and Women’s Affairs
·Datuk Ramly Zahari: Infrastructure, Public Facilities, Energy and Water.
·Dr Mah Hang Soon: Health, Local Government, Consumer, Environment, Transport and NonMuslim Affairs.
·Datuk Saarani Mohamad: Information, Rural Development, Poverty, Welfare and Farming.
·Mohd Zahir Abdul Khalid: Education, Higher Education, Science and Technology
·Zainol Fadzi Paharuddin: Culture, Youth and Sports.
Advisers to Mentri Besar:
·Datuk Mohd Najumuddin Elias – Adviser for Islamic Affairs.
·Datuk Chang Ko Youn – Adviser for Chinese Affairs.
·Datuk S. Veerasingam – Adviser for Indian Affairs.
Dr Zambry also announced the appointment of Datuk Hamdi Abu Bakar as the state Information chief.