Compiled by YIMIE YONG and R. ARAVINTHAN
A MALAYSIA Hindu Sangam (MHS) member has lodged a police report over claims that he brought gangsters to a meeting held by the organisation and damaged a car, Malaysia Nanban reported.
Nagarajan Nallathambi said he attended the meeting on May 6 in Seremban and raised a few questions with national president Datuk R.S. Mohan Shan.
Nagarajan alleged that the MHS secretary also reportedly scolded him, who is both Negri Sembilan MHS youth deputy president and MHS Sungai Gadut member. Nagarajan also claimed he was thrown out of the meeting.
On the same day, two MHS members lodged a police report claiming Nagarajan had brought thugs to the meeting and that he had damaged a car parked outside after being thrown out.
> An opposition member in the legislative assembly in Kerala, India sparked a row when he turned up wearing a medical face mask and gloves, Tamil Nesan reported.
Parakkal Abdulla of Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) wore the gloves and mask following the Nipah virus outbreak in the state which has killed 16 people.
Parakkal’s arrival in the state assembly sparked an argument with lawmakers from the ruling party.
The above articles are compiled from the vernacular newspapers (Bahasa Malaysia, Chinese and Tamil dailies). As such, stories are grouped according to the respective language/medium. Where a paragraph begins with a >, it denotes a separate news item.