PAS, DAP and Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR), which are set to form a coalition government in Perak, have agreed to nominate Perak PAS Liaison Secretary Ir Mohamad Nizar Jamaluddin as Menteri Besar.
"The agreement was based on the spirit of cooperation among the three parties, which want to set up a coalition government in Perak,” he said when contacted by Bernama regarding the choice of Perak Menteri Besar.
In Penang, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng is expected to take over the Chief Minister's post.
DAP won 19 of the 40 seats in Penang.
Lim said he would be sworn in after the party and Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) which won nine state seats, making a total of 28, form the state government with more than a two-thirds majority. Pas retained Permatang Pauh but lost four others.
In Kedah, state Pas commissioner Azizan Abdul Razak, 64, is expected to be sworn in as the new Kedah Menteri Besar at Wisma Darul Aman today.
Pas has the majority in the State Legislative Assembly in the 12th general election with 16 seats while Parti Keadilan Rakyat won four and DAP and an independent won one each while the Barisan Nasional won 14, of the 36 seats.
In Selangor, PKR has named Khalid Ibrahim as Menteri Besar.