Police investigate Facebook account which dishonours Agong

26 Oct 2020 / 18:23 H.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) have opened an investigation paper on an individual who uploaded a posting which dishonoured and ridiculed the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah on social media.

Bukit Aman CID deputy director (Investigation/Legal) DCP Mior Faridalathrash Wahid, when contacted by Bernama, said the case was being investigated under the Seditions Act 1948 and the Communications and Multimedia Act 1988.

Today, a Facebook account using the name Ho Ruey Terng, uploaded a status, which viraled, with the intention of demeaning and insulting His Majesty. -Bernama

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