CALL TO

Or­der is dis­re­spect­ful of Mus­lims, says Jaringan chair­man

New Straits Times - - News -

BALVIN KAUR

GEORGE TOWN balvinkaur@nst.com.my

MORE calls are pour­ing in from var­i­ous quar­ters, in­clud­ing Muslim non-gov­ern­men­tal or­gan­i­sa­tions, de­mand­ing the state govern­ment retract its cir­cu­lar on the is­suance of fatwa in the state.

Jaringan Mus­limin Pu­lau Pi­nang chair­man Hafiz No­ordin said the or­der by the state govern­ment that all fatwa be re­ferred to the state ex­ec­u­tive coun­cil be­fore be­ing sent to the Yang di-Per­tuan Agong, was dis­re­spect­ful of Mus­lims.

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