FB user held over seditious remarks

PETALING JAYA - A man who posted seditious remarks about Thaipusam on Facebook has been arrested.

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar tweeted about the arrest yesterday, saying the FB user "Man Namblast" had been arrested.

Selangor police chief Senior Deputy Comm Datuk Mohd Shukri Dahlan later confirmed the man was arrested in the Batu Caves area.

"Man Namblast" posted the remarks during Thaipusam day on Jan 17, which sparked off 178 police reports against him.

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