Deputy minister calls for immediate probe into Cheras temple incident

The incident involving an altercation between temple worshippers and the authorities should not be taken lightly, and must be investigated immediately, says Deputy Federal Territories Minister Jalaluddin Alias. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 29, 2021.

DEPUTY Federal Territories Minister Jalaluddin Alias has asked the authorities to expedite investigations into a rioting incident outside a Chinese temple yesterday, so that follow up action can be taken to resolve the problem harmoniously.

In a statement today, he said although things had calmed down, he viewed the matter seriously as it involved a misunderstanding between temple worshipers and the authorities.

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