Branded as 'deviant', Muslim scholar remains defiant

Alyaa Azhar

Modified 1 May 2016, 8:42 am

MALAYSIANS KINI For someone who has memorised the Quran, Wan Ji Wan Hussin does not look like a typical Muslim scholar.

But he certainly has the perfect resume for it. A ‘hafiz’- one who had learnt the Quran by heart - at the tender age of 13, he studied at the Lubuk Tapah religious school in Pasir Mas, Kelantan, before continuing his studies in Karachi, Pakistan.

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