LTTE: Seremban Jaya, Gadek assemblymen and 8 others charged again

LTTE: Seremban Jaya, Gadek assemblymen and 8 others charged again

The Borneo Post - News·2019-11-01 00:41

KUALA LUMPUR: Seremban Jaya state assemblyman P Gunasekaran, Gadek (Melaka) assemblyman G

Saminathan and eight other men were brought to the Sessions Court again to face additional charges relating to the LTTE terrorist group.

On Oct 29, all of them were charged separately in Sessions Courts across several states.

Yesterday, the 10 men were taken to three Sessions Courts here to face the additional charges.

Two other men were also charged today, taking the total number of individuals charged to 12.

The prosecution filed two charges of lending support to the LTTE group through the use of social media applications Facebook and YouTube, as well as attending events related to the group, in accordance with Section 130J (1) (a) of the Penal Code which provides for life imprisonment, or for a term not exceeding 30 years, or a fine, and shall also be liable to forfeiture of any property used or intended to be used in connection with the commission of the offence, if found guilty.

They were also charged with possession of items related to the terrorist group under Section 130JB (1) (a) of the Penal Code which provides for an imprisonment of up to seven years, or a fine, and shall also be liable to forfeiture of the items, if found guilty of the offence.

In front of Judge Rozina Ayob, Saminathan, 34, taxi driver V Balamurugan, 37, despatch rider S Teeran, 38, and scrap metal dealer A Kalaimughilan, 28, were each charged with supporting the LTTE through their respective Facebook accounts.

……

Read full article on The Borneo Post - News

Crime SE Asia

Comments

Leave a comment in Nestia App