Immigration DG backtracks, confirms Indian national died in custody

Alyaa Alhadjri & Ramieza Wahid

Modified 23 Jun 2020, 5:59 am

Immigration director-general Khairul Dzaimee Daud has confirmed a death in custody case involving Indian national Zeawdeen Kadar Masdan.

In a statement to Malaysiakini, Khairul Dzaimee said Zeawdeen, 67, was among 591 individuals screened during a May 1 raid along Jalan Masjid India in the capital.

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