Pakatan Harapan said the Act centralised powers of different government agencies into the hands of the prime minister, who will chair the NSC.

Freeze it, says Pakatan Harapan as NSC law takes effect today

Three top leaders of Pakatan Harapan today urged the government to put on hold the draconian National Security Council (NSC) Act, citing the 1MDB controversy dogging Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and Malaysia’s slide in democracy.