Marzuki claims cabinet decides not to deport Zakir, sources say otherwise

Zikri Kamarulzaman

Modified 24 Aug 2019, 3:25 pm

Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya has been quoted as saying that the cabinet has made a decision not to deport Indian-born preacher Dr Zakir Naik.

However, highly-placed sources Malaysiakini spoke to in response to Marzuki's remarks said the Cabinet has made "no decision" on Zakir as yet.

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