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PM: Putrajaya to review SOP on public gatherings in light of recent crime wave

PM: Putrajaya to review SOP on public gatherings in light of recent crime wave

BY AIZYL AZLEE
July 29, 2016

KUALA LUMPUR, July 29 ― Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said security standard operating procedures on public gatherings and open houses will be reviewed in light of recent brazen violence. He said plans are afoot to boost security measures, but noted that this would be a challenge as the Malaysian culture is an open one. “(New security measures) are currently being considered by the government. Some of the SOPs include for example public gatherings, some of our travels,... Read more

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  • Outgoing Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission chief Tan Sri Abu Kassim Mohamed bids his men goodbye before leaving the MACC headquarters July 29, 2016. ― Picture by Yusof Mat Isa

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