Malaysiakini
NEWS

Cops arrest Zunar after exhibition thrashed, seize cartoons

Susan Loone

Published
Modified 26 Nov 2016, 12:40 pm

Political cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Ulhaque (Zunar) has been arrested for sedition for holding an exhibition on cartoons that allegedly insulted Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak.

Zunar was also arrested under Section 504 of the Penal Code which deals with intentional insult with intent to provoke a breach of the peace.

He was earlier asked to give a statement at the Northeast Police headquarters in Jalan Pattani.

 

All Access Plan
starting from

~RM12

per month
Subscribe Now
You can cancel anytime.
Get unlimited access to our articles on web and apps
Add comments to our articles
Bookmark articles to read later
We accept
Student or Senior Citizen? Get a special rateGroup / Institutional / Corporate Plans
Already Subscribed?
Sign In

Share this story