NGO complains to MCMC after cyberbullying leads to a suicide

B Nantha Kumar

Modified 21 May 2020, 2:28 am

An NGO lodged a report with the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) yesterday after cyberbullying allegedly led to the suicide of a 20-year old woman.

Malaysian Tamilar Kural president David Marshel (photo, above) said the Facebook account that instigated the cyberbullying has since been deactivated after the woman’s death became public knowledge...

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