Zunar arrested at fan event

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  • Saturday, 17 Dec 2016

Political Cartoonist Zunar

KUALA LUMPUR: Cartoonist Zunar (pic) has been arrested along with five others at an event here.

"The police are arresting me again in KLSCAH now at the Tea with Zunar," he said in a tweet on Saturday.

Zunar, whose real name is Zulkiflee SM Anwarul Haque, was attending "Tea with Zunar", a fundraising event with his fans at the Kuala Lumpur and Selangor Chinese Assembly Hall (KLSCAH).

"The police have arrested me and I will be brought to Dang Wangi," he added in another tweet.

It is learnt the cartoonist's books and merchandise were also seized.

Dang Wangi OCPD Asst Comm Sukri Kaman confirmed the arrests when contacted.

Those arrested will be brought to the Dang Wangi police district headquarters.

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