PM right about Malay forum, media twisted my comments, says Khalid

Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad has backtracked on his comments about the Malay Dignity Congress, now saying the community has a right to gather to discuss issues affecting them. – The Malaysian insight pic by Nazir Sufari, October 27, 2019.

THE Malay Dignity Congress is not racist and it is the right of the Malays to hold the gathering, said Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad, backtracking on his earlier comments that such events could cause racial strife.

Taking to Twitter this morning, Khalid said: “I AGREE with Tun (Dr Mahathir Mohamad) that when a certain race has an assembly to discuss its issues and the country’s issues, it is NOT racist, but it is their right”.

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  • Kenapa gostan Bro Khalid? Siapa yg belasah kamu?

    Posted 1 year ago by Simple Sulaiman

  • Imagine the Chines also uses the University as a venue for organizing a Congress. This will never happen!

    Posted 1 year ago by Tanahair Ku

  • Coward.

    Posted 1 year ago by Arul Inthirarajah

  • Lol, more back pedaling...

    Posted 1 year ago by A Subscriber

    • At least he didn't say account hacked.

      Posted 1 year ago by A Subscriber

  • Welcome to the Back-Trackers Club.

    Posted 1 year ago by Sidney Karan

  • Fair enough if you agree the "content" was racist....and PM was a participant.

    Posted 1 year ago by Tanahair Ku

  • Khalid is answerable to mahathir he is Not Answerable to ALLAH or CREATOR. Telling lies is OK for muslims according to Hadi PAS.

    Posted 1 year ago by Mindy Singh

  • Jangan lawan tauke. You want to keep ur post, toe the line. Lol.

    Posted 1 year ago by Vincent Lim

  • Ah yes... satu lagi U Turn ya....

    BUt fear not! All of these just continues to affirm, that PH cabinet members have become addicted to the good life that is Putrajaya!

    My only puzzlement is that - Amanah, DAP - their politicians only needed 18 months to master what it tool BN politicians at least 30 years.

    Posted 1 year ago by Rock Hensem

  • We need ministers that have principles. Not cowards that turn tail. You have the right to have a congregation but what is said is racist and will not be anything else no matter which minister or the press twists and turns.

    Posted 1 year ago by BC Lim