Bersih's Thomas Fann to be questioned over 'Sheraton Move' protest

Modified 6 Jul 2020, 9:05 am

Bersih chairperson Thomas Fann is set to be quizzed tomorrow over the NGO's call for the public to attend a protest called "Turun Ke Jalan: Demokrasi Mati" (Take to the Streets: Democracy's Dead) at Dataran Merdeka on Feb 29.

In a statement today, Bersih said Fann is being investigated under Section 9(5) of the Peaceful Assembly Act 2012.

His investigation was said to be in relation to a posting on Bersih's official Facebook page urging citizens unhappy with the betrayal of the people's mandate brought about by the "Sheraton Move" to attend...

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