Police to investigate organisers of ‘Protect Islam’ rally

Police to investigate organisers of ‘Protect Islam’ rally

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will call up the organisers of the Rally to Defend the Sovereignty of Islam and the Constitution at Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman here yesterday, which was said to be without the approval of the authorities.

Without elaborating, Dang Wangi District Police Chief ACP Mohd Fahmi Visunathan Abdullah told Bernama that the organisers would be called up in the near future to assist investigation.

Yesterday, he was reported to have said that the notice from the organisers of the rally opposite a shopping centre was incomplete as the organisers, Gerakan Pembela Ummah (Ummah) had failed to submit the notice of approval from Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL).

The rally which was reported to have been held following several latest issues including the ratification of the Rome Statute beginning from Masjid Jamek Kuala Lumpur and ended at 3.25pm due to heavy rain.

Tags assigned to this article:
organiserspoliceprotect islam rally