IPOH (Bernama): The husband of YouTube sensation S. Pavithra has been remanded for three days starting Wednesday (July 22) to assist investigations into an allegation of being in possession of an offensive weapon.
The remand order was issued by Magistrate Nabihah Mohd Noor at the Ipoh Magistrate's Court Wednesday to enable the investigation to be conducted under Section 6(1) of the Corrosive and Explosive Substances and Offensive Weapons Act 1958.
It is learnt that on Tuesday (July 21), the 29-year-old, who was allegedly intoxicated, had carried a sickle to the maternity ward at Raja Permaisuri Bainun Hospital looking for a relative, causing a commotion believed to be due to family misunderstandings.
He was arrested by the police soon after.
Ipoh OCPD Asst Comm A. Asmadi Abdul Aziz confirmed the incident, saying that the case is being investigated. - Bernama