Zahid leaves it to police to monitor closed-door gathering in Shah Alam

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  • Saturday, 26 Mar 2016

THURSDAY, APRIL 14 KUALA LUMPUR- Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi attends Vaisakhi Day Hi Tea at Sentul Gurdwara Sahib, Sentul at 1015 (0215 GMT); KUALA LUMPUR- Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi officiates National Key Targets Seminar 2016 at Sasana Kijang Auditorium, Sasana Kijang at 1145 (0345 GMT)

KUALA LUMPUR: Police will monitor the closed-door gathering reported to be attended by Opposition leaders including former prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad.

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi (pic) said the police would carry out their duties according to the standard operating procedure to monitor the gathering which is scheduled to be held in Shah Alam Sunday.

"Personally and officially, I will not interfere, like the Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar said, action will be taken according to existing laws," said Zahid who is also the Home Minister.

He was speaking after launching and chairing the 23rd general assembly of the Malaysia Crime Prevention Foundation (MCPF) here Saturday.

According to social media, Dr Mahathir and former deputy prime minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin would be joining Opposition leaders in the gathering. - Bernama 

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