TUARAN: Umno Tuaran needs to take action against its member Noortaip Suhaili @  Sualee who is contesting as an independent candidate in Tuaran in the 15th General  Election, said Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Haji Hajiji Haji Noor. 

The Gabungan Rakyat Sabah (GRS) chairman said he had spoken to Umno Tuaran Chief  Datuk Seri Panglima Abdul Rahman Dahlan and his deputy Datuk Jasnih Daya about the  matter. 

Similarly, in other areas, he said actions must be taken against any party member who  went against the party wishes. 

“We must take stern action because we don’t want the people to be confused,” he said at  the meet-the-people session at the Pusat Kebudayaan Rumpun Bajau Sama Sabah in  Kampung Lok Batik here today. 

Together with him were Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk  Joniston Bangkuai who is GRS candidate for Tuaran, Tuaran Bersatu Deputy Chief, Datuk  Kassim Razali who is also Chief Political Secretary to the Chief Minister, Star Secretary General, Datuk Edward Linggu. 

During the event, Hajiji also received 1,500 membership application forms from former  Warisan members led by Abdullah Sani who was the former Warisan candidate for  Sulaman in 2018 state elections.