So why is Umno helping PAS with RUU355 again?


Zulkifli Sulong Sheridan Mahavera Diyana Ibrahim

RUU355 seeks to amend the Syariah Court Act 1965 to enhance punishments for shariah offences. Critics say it is a backdoor route to implement the shariah penal code (hudud and qisas). – EPA pic, October 11, 2017.

FACT: Umno does not have enough MPs to help PAS push through the controversial bill to enhance shariah punishments.

Fact: Umno cannot afford to alienate its Barisan Nasional partners in the non-Muslim parties and especially Sabah and Sarawak, which are its fixed deposit before the 14th general election.


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  • This narrative says UMNO is a fraud. The problem with fraud is that it wiill get out of control. When that happens EVERYONE loses except those responsible unless they are caught which our system does not.

    Posted 3 years ago by Bigjoe Lam

  • PAS is now definitely a friend in need but not necessarily a friend in deed.

    Posted 3 years ago by Tanahair Ku