Suhakam calls for end to religious intolerance, discrimination at workplace

Workers must be allowed to practise their faith, says Suhakam. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, April 16, 2021.

THE Malaysian Human Rights Commission (Suhakam) wants employers to take measures at the workplace to prevent and eliminate all forms of religious intolerance, inequality and discrimination.

In a statement following a recent report of an employer allegedly assaulting two of his workers for fasting, Suhakam reminded employers of the importance of respecting a person’s right to profess and practise his religion.

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