The Sarawak Legislative Assembly has notified the Election Commission of its dissolution on April 11 to pave the way for the 11th state election.

Speaker Datuk Amar Mohd Asfia Awang Nassar said he had sent a letter dated April 1st, to EC chairman Datuk Seri Mohd Hashim Abdullah.

The EC also confirmed having received the notice on the dissolution of the state assembly on April 11.

However, its chairman in a statement said, that the commission would only meet to decide the nomination and polling dates, after the date.