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Malaysian politician Nurul Izzah Anwar denies divorce reports

Published on Jan 23, 2014 4:40 PM
 
Ms Nurul Izzah Anwar, vice-president of opposition party Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR), and her husband Raja Ahmad Shahrir Iskandar Raja Salim showing the indelible ink on their fingers after casting their vote at the Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bukit Bandaraya polling station in Taman Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur, during the Malaysian general elections, on May 5, 2013. Ms Nurul on Thursday denied rumours that she is divorcing her husband of 10 years. -- BH FILE PHOTO: M.O. SALLEH

KUALA LUMPUR - PKR vice-president Nurul Izzah Anwar on Thursday denied rumours that she is divorcing her husband of 10 years.

In a reply on Twitter when asked if she has filed for divorce, the daughter of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said: "Nope."

A source, meanwhile, said Ms Nurul, 33, and her husband Raja Ahmad Shahrir Iskandar Raja Salim, 35, were still married, Malaysian Insider reported.

Rumours filled cyberspace earlier on Thursday that Ms Nurul had filed for divorce at the Syariah Court in December.

 
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