Modi asked for Zakir Naik in Russia meeting with Dr Mahathir, says report

Prime Minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad (centre) meets his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi (right) in Vladivostok, Russia, where world leaders have convened for the Eastern Economic Forum 2019. – Screenshot, September 5, 2019.

THE question of Dr Zakir Naik was raised in a meeting between the Malaysian and Indian prime ministers in Russia, the Hindustan Times reports.

It said Narendra Modi asked Dr Mahathir to extradite the Muslim preacher to India, where he is wanted on charges related to terrorism and money laundering.

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  • Or ....

    India has the option to whack a couple of percentage points on Malaysian palm oil Import tax..??

    Posted 1 year ago by Rock Hensem

  • Good. Put both the mamaks in a spot.

    Posted 1 year ago by Arul Inthirarajah

  • 1. Has the report been made to Interpol? Has Interpol issues a red alert? What is the status... just curious

    Posted 1 year ago by Kampung Boy