Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

PPBM will return freedom of speech if we come to power, Dr M promises

December 30, 2017 4:37 AM
31 0

Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad pledged to return the freedom of speech of individuals and the media. ― Picture by Saw Siow Feng SHAH ALAM, Dec 30 — The public and the media will have their freedom of speech back if Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (PPBM) and Pakatan Harapan (PH) take Putrajaya, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad pledged today.

The former prime minister-turned-Opposition leader said they will also not direct state apparatus such as the police to investigate their critics and rivals’ speeches and social media posts.

“We will return the freedom of speech of individuals and the media,” the PPBM chairman said during the party’s inaugural annual general meeting (AGM) here.

Source: themalaymailonline.com

Share in social networks:

Comments - 0