A passport is a privilege not a right, says expert

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 18 May 2016

PETALING JAYA: The authorities have the power to bar a citizen from leaving the country when they discredit or ridicule the Government, says constitutional expert Assoc Prof Dr Shamrahayu A. Aziz.

She said the freedom to leave or travel outside the country is linked to whether a citizen has the right to a passport.

Courts Crime , Immigration