Jakim and Jawi help LGBT folk return to ‘right path’

MORE than 3,000 people from the LGBT community have returned to the “right path” after counselling by the Malaysian Islamic De­­velopment Department (Jakim) and the Federal Territory Islamic Affairs Department (Jawi) in re­­cent years, Berita Harian reported.

Jakim said it started its rehabilitation programme in 2010 and, to date, had helped more than 1,000 people with (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) tendencies to give up their “unusual lifestyle” and return to being “normal”.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 48
Cxense type: NA
User access status: 0
Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Courts & Crime , Religion , lgbt , jakim , jawi ,


Next In Nation

Dialysis centre much needed in Tenom, says MP
Don't keep us in the dark, tell us about unity govt secretariat meetings, says Muda
Trawler with five crewmen nabbed for illegal fishing in Mersing
1MDB trial: Jho Low was 'boss', Najib was the 'big boss', witness tells court
Cutting middlemen out of foreign worker recruitment will boost Malaysia's image, says MEF
KJ now a deejay for local radio station
Miros to undertake detailed study into Genting van crash
Perak PAS commissioner apologises to Anwar for 'LGBT' remark
Malaysia's population estimated to be 33mil at end-2022, says Stats Dept
Malaysia's unemployment rate at 3.6% as of Dec 2022

Others Also Read