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CIJ blasts continued use of Sec 233 of the CMA despite Saifuddin's pledge

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Modified 6 Jun 2020, 1:55 am
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Centre for Independent Journalism Malaysia (CIJ) executive director Wathshlah Naidu has condemned continued investigations and charges under Section 233 of the Communications and Multimedia Act (CMA).

Naidu said Section 233 of the Act is being used to suppress dissent despite Communications and Multimedia Minister Saifuddin Abdullah (photo, above) stating that he would look into the matter.

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