Note that the comments are based on the facts stated in the Malay Mail report below. These comments of mine are meant to bring improvements in our MPs and their conduct so that we will get better Opposition MPs..
What is a WHIP? Wikipedia says as follows
A whip is an official in a political party whose primary purpose is to ensure party discipline in a legislature. Whips are a party's "enforcers," who typically offer inducements and threaten party members to ensure that they vote according to the official party policy. A whip's role is also to ensure that the elected representatives of their party are in attendance when important votes are taken. - Wikipedia
Pakatan MPs defend absenteeism in Parliament after anti-terror law passed unchanged
By Shazwan Mustafa Kamal