Cops act on video promoting gambling for Hari Raya

Kuantan lawmaker Fuziah Salleh has urged the authorities to take urgent action on against those responsible for an online ad promoting gambling featuring a Hari Raya theme on the local betting platform GDBet33. – YouTube screen grab, April 16, 2021.

POLICE have started investigating the video producer and actors involved in a contentious Hari Raya gambling commercial, said Acryl Sani Abdullah Sani.

The Deputy Inspector-General of Police said the case is being investigated under Section 504 of the Penal Code for intentional insult aimed at provoking a breach of the peace and Section 4(1)(g) of the Common Gaming Houses Act 1953.

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