Tag: casual elections
Two casual elections are being held on Tuesday after former Opposition Leader and Partit Nazzjonalista leader Simon Busuttil and MP Marthese Portelli resigned from their seats. Busuttil and Portelli were elected in the 2017 snap general election on the twelfth district and ninth district respectively.
Speaker of the House Anglu Farrugia confirmed that he received a resignation letter from Opposition MP Marthese Portelli dated 28 February. Opposition whip Robert Cutajar thanked both Busuttil and Portelli for their work.