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Minister gives 'full licence' for authorities to act against transgenders

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Modified 10 Jul 2020, 7:16 am
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The Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department in charge of religious affairs Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri has given “full licence” to the Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (Jawi) to take action against the transgender community.

He said it is not just about arrests, but also to provide religious education so that the transgender community will “return to the right path”.

“I have given all Jawi authorities...

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