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Divorce proceedings for Malaysia MP Nurul Izzah Anwar and husband ongoing

Published on Feb 18, 2014 12:03 PM

KUALA LUMPUR (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Divorce proceedings for Malaysian MP Nurul Izzah Anwar and her husband are ongoing, according to reports.

Raja Ahmad Shahrir Iskandar was at the Kuala Lumpur lower Shariah Court on Tuesday to attend proceedings on the annulment application, Malaysian Insider reported.

Ms Nurul Izzah, 33, had sought to divorce 35-year-old Raja Ahmad Shahrir in a petition filed in December.

Counsel Normawaddah Ramli who acted for Ms Nurul Izzah told reporters that the couple are in the midst of discussing the matter with hopes to resolve it amicably, but mutual divorce proceedings are still ongoing.

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