BREAKING NEWS: Guyana Gov’t falls after APNU+AFC MP Charrandass Persaud votes yes to no confidence motion
By Staff Writer
Fresh elections in Guyana must held in three months after APNU+AFC MP Charrandass Persaud voted for the opposition, (PPP/C) motion of no-confidence.
Persaud, an attorney, who represents the AFC wing of the coalition, voted yes when it was his turn tonight. A move that stunned the National Assembly the government benches. His vote brought proceedings to an immediate.
According to Starbroek News, Government MPs attempted to have him change his vote.
The voting came at the end of nearly seven hours of gruelling debate on the PPP/C’s motion.