Cartoonist Zunar faces travel ban

Aidila Razak

Modified 17 Oct 2016, 8:46 am

Cartoonist Zunar was barred from leaving the country purportedly due to "police orders".

He was barred from boarding a 3pm flight to Singapore by Immigration officers at Kuala Lumpur International Airport, he said.

"I was told they have instructions from police to do so," said Zunar when contacted.

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