MAIS or­ders probe on Zami­han’s lec­ture at mosque

The Borneo Post (Sabah) - - FRONT PAGE -

SHAH ALAM: The Se­lan­gor Is­lamic Re­li­gious Coun­cil (MAIS) has or­dered investigation into Per­tubuhan Ahli Sun­nah Wal Ja­maah (Aswaja) pres­i­dent Zami­han Mat Zin for al­legedly crit­i­cis­ing the royal in­sti­tu­tion in his talk at a mosque here last Sun­day.

MAIS chair­man Datuk Se­tia Mo­hamad Adzib Mohd Isa said the coun­cil had di­rected the Se­lan­gor Is­lamic Re­li­gious De­part­ment (JAIS) to con­duct the investigation in ac­cor­dance with the Cre­den­tials Reg­u­la­tion (Se­lan­gor state) 2008.

“MAIS clar­i­fies that all re­li­gious speak­ers in Se­lan­gor must com­ply with all pro­vi­sions stip­u­lated in the reg­u­la­tion.

“Th­ese in­clude not de­liv­er­ing re­li­gious talks that can in­cite ha­tred or may in­sult or show dis­re­spect to­wards His Royal High­ness the Sul­tan, the Se­lan­gor and Fed­eral gov­ern­ments or state Is­lamic re­li­gious au­thor­i­ties or which may cre­ate hos­til­ity among peo­ple in Malaysia,” he said in a state­ment yes­ter­day.

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