Govt to table Bill to protect ‘religious and racial sensitivities from insults’

Published on 24 Jul 2018 2:06:43 PM

Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Dr Mujahid Yusof Rawa said a Bill to protect religious and racial sensitivities from insults will be tabled in Parliament soon.
Dr Mujahid Yusof said that when replying to a question by Datuk Seri Dr Ismail Mohamed Said (BN-Kuala Krau) during Minister's Question Time in the Dewan Rakyat on Tuesday.
Dr Ismail wanted to know if the Government was considering tabling laws for firmer action against those who insult Islam and the Prophet Muhammad.