Unnecessary to police those who don't fast, says Khairy


Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin says it is unnecessary for Islamic authorities to police those who do not fast in Ramadan. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Kamal Ariffin, May 28, 2017.

ISLAMIC authorities need not police those who do not fast during Ramadan, Youth and Sports Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said on Twitter today.

However, Khairy acknowledged that such departments are exercising their authority under their respective states and there is little he can do besides encouraging debate on the matter.


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