Special Branch to probe ‘communist gathering’

Published on 2 Dec 2019 2:57:54 PM

Bukit Aman's Special Branch is investigating a recent meeting in Kajang allegedly involving former Communist Party of Malaya (CPM) members.

Home Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the authorities were looking into whether the gathering was an attempt to “revive the old party’s ideology” in the country.

He spoke to the press after attending the Immigration Department Day celebrations in Putrajaya on Monday.