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Media Outlets Summoned Over Reports On Deputy IGP's Remark

Wathshlah Naidu, Executive Director, Centre For Independent Journalism

28-Apr-21 19:00

Media Outlets Summoned Over Reports On Deputy IGP's Remark

The Home Ministry said that it will summon Malaysiakini and China Press, after the two media outlets published articles on the Deputy IGP's remarks over a rape threat against a teen. Bukit Aman alleged that the articles used confusing headlines and did not report the full context of his comments. We hear from Wathshlah Naidu, executive director at CIJ, for her thoughts on the move.

Image Source: camilo jimenez, Unsplash

Produced by: Tasha Fusil, Azlyna Mohd Noor

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn, Sharmilla Ganesan


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