Groups call for immediate arrest of Islamic preacher ‘sowing hatred’


Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Groups want Islamic preacher Syakir Nasoha arrested for fomenting hate. – Screengrab, October 14, 2021.

CALLS are mounting for the arrest of Islamic preacher Syakir Nasoha, with civil society groups urging Putrajaya not to turn a blind eye to hate speech, which will injure race relations.

They expressed concern that Syakir will get off scot-free like others before him, such as Muhammad Zamri Vinoth Kalimuthu, Firdaus Wong Wai Hung, and Zakir Naik, all of whom had gotten away with ridiculing other religions.


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  • Blatant display of double standards by the authorities

    Posted 4 days ago by Bartok D

  • As usual, double standard application of the law by the ketuanan government

    Posted 4 days ago by Rupert Lum