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Minister to meet Penang mufti over call for more Shiite teachings

Yasmin Ramlan

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Education Minister Maszlee Malik will hold a discussion with Penang mufti Wan Salim Wan Mohd Noor over the latter's suggestion for the ministry to include facts about Shiite teachings in Islamic Studies syllabus.

The suggestion was made by Wan Salim who has urged for a more tolerant approach towards Shiite as well as other beliefs in Islam.

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