Malaysiakini NEWS

Police receive report on insult against royal institution

Published:  |  Modified:

Police have received a report in connection with the case of an insult made towards the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Sultan Abdullah Riyatuddin Shah and the Raja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah on Twitter today.

In a statement issued tonight, Bukit Aman Criminal Investigation Department (CID) director Huzir Mohamed said police had accordingly opened an investigation under Section 4 of the Sedition Act 1948.

Earlier today, the local media reported that following the incident, Tunku Azizah’s Twitter account had been deactivated.

- Bernama

Related Reports

Share this story


Welcome back,

Your subscription expires on

Your subscription will expire soon, kindly renew before

Your subscription is expired
  Click here to renew

You are not subscribed to any subscription package
  Click here to subscribe now

Any questions?
  Email: [email protected]
  Call: +603-777-00000