3.25pm: It learnt that Mohd Nizar will announce his refusal to resign as asked by the sultan.
3.20pm All top leaders from Pakatan are presently in a meeting at Mohd Nizar’s official residence on their next course of action. A press conference is expected to be held soon.
About 30 supporters have gathered outside the residence. A big team of journalists number about 50 are also waiting there.
3pm: The office of the Sultan of Perak, in a statement, said that after meeting all the 28 BN assemblypersons and the three independents, the sultan was convinced that Mohd Nizar had ceased to command the confidence of the majority of the state assembly members.
“If YAB Datuk Seri Ir. Mohammad Nizar bin Jamaluddin does not resign his post as Perak menteri besar together with the members of the state executive council, the posts of menteri besar and state executive councillors are considered vacant,” the statement said. Read more here