Student activist Adam Adli Abd Halim is likely to be charged with sedition at the Sessions Court in Jalan Duta tomorrow when his remand expires, say police.
Adam Adli (picture) was arrested on Saturday for statements made during a May 13 forum at the Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall. His detention sparked outrage with hundreds attending nightly vigils outside the Jinjang police lock-up where he is being held.
The Star online portal reported City CID chief Senior Asst Comm Datuk Ku Chin Wah as saying Adam Adli is expected o be charged under Section 4(1) of the Sedition Act over the statements he made during a forum.
“His remand expires tomorrow (Thursday). We expect him to be charged at the court,” he said today.
Adam Adli previously made headlines for bringing down a flag bearing a picture of Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak outside the Umno headquarters at the Putra World Trade Centre in 2011.
He was subsequently suspended from Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris on Jan 9 last year for three
Well, at least, UMNO Baru is successful in making another Malaysian Hero!
And Ibrahim ali is still not charged nor Papagomo and the other chap for asking the killing of chinese malaysians. Totally unfair.
Meanwhile, Utusan, Ibrahim Ali, Zulkifli Nordin and Mahathir are free to say anything to anyone.
they shouldn't be charged for sedition? Malaysia's judiciary is such a joke, probably at par with Zimbabwe.
This is Malaysian Government in 2012/2013: cracking down on defenceless people that only request for a better Malaysia, while MEGA crooks, cronies and criminals walk free. It's a shame that this government without mandate is still in place.