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After ministry meeting, Indian groups to protest Jawi lessons

Fion Yap

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Modified 22 Aug 2019, 3:26 am

Despite the Education Ministry introducing additional measures to assuage non-Malay concerns, Indian activist groups such as the Malaysian Indian Education Transformation Association are intent on holding protests against the introduction of Jawi script lessons for primary school students.

Two protests will be held at 7pm this Friday and 2pm this Saturday in Brickfields, Kuala Lumpur...

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