Johor Ruler not attending anti-Icerd rally, says not to be influenced by fake news

JOHOR BARU: Johor Ruler Sultan Ibrahim Ibni Almarhum Sultan Iskandar has expressed his annoyance over rumours that His Majesty will participate in the International Convention on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Icerd) rally in Kuala Lumpur.  

“I would like to remind everyone that fake information is being circulated on social media. Please do not be easily influenced and believe anything you read. Always verify it first,” he said in a statement posted on his official Facebook page here on Friday (Dec 7).  

Sultan Ibrahim is currently in Japan.  

His statement was in response to viral posts and messages on social media claiming that His Majesty and the Selangor and Pahang Sultans would be attending the anti-Icerd rally.  

The anti-Icerd rally will begin at 2pm on Saturday (Dec 8) on Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur.

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