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Cops question journo over immigration raid tweets, says lawyer

Alyaa Alhadjri

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South China Morning Post Malaysia correspondent Tashny Sukumaran was today questioned by federal police in relations to her tweets about a May 1 Immigration raid at the Selangor Mansion enhanced Movement Control Order (MCO) area in Kuala Lumpur.

Lawyer New Sin Yew, who accompanied Tashny to Bukit Aman this morning, said his client was questioned for two hours under section 504 of the Penal Code and section 233 of the Communications and Multimedia Act 1998.

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