Stay moderate and reject extremism, Salleh Said Keruak says in Raya message

PETALING JAYA: Former Sabah chief minister Datuk Seri Salleh Said Keruak has called for closer ties among Muslims and non-Muslims in the state in order to build a harmonious society.

In his Hari Raya greeting on Wednesday (April 10), he urged the people of Sabah to take a moderate approach and reject extremism, which would only divide the people.

"We in Sabah celebrate all festivals – Hari Raya, Chinese New Year, Christmas and Pesta Kaamatan," the former communications and multimedia minister said in a TikTok video.

In the video, he was seen in a re-branded look wearing a mustard-yellow hoodie.

"My family and I extend our heartfelt wishes to all who celebrate Hari Raya Aidilfitri, especially in the area of Kota Belud," added the former MP for the constituency.


Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri. Marilah kita raihkan Hari Raya ini dalam suasana harmoni dan muhibbah. Maaf Zahir & Batin. Ikhlas daripada, Salleh Said Keruak & Seisi Keluarga. #selamathariraya #Rayasabahstyle #kotabeludsabah #kotabelud #sabahan #Salleh, #melangkapkota belud

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