Malaysian death row inmate’s life in Singapore A-G’s hands, says lawyer

Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Pannir Selvam’s sister Angelia Selvam weeps as she appeals to the Singapore authorities to spare her brother’s life. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Najjua Zulkefli, July 5, 2019.

THE Singapore attorney-general should issue a certificate of substantive assistance (CSA) that will spare the life of Malaysian P. Pannir Selvam who waas sentenced to death in the republic in 2017 for drug trafficking.

Lawyers for Liberty adviser N. Surendran said Pannir has been providing the Singaporean authorities with valuable information on drug syndicates.

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