Selangor Journal
A student passes by the Universiti Malaya logo in Petaling Jaya, on March 17, 2020. — Picture by BERNAMA

UM to investigate Facebook posting related to Agong’s powers

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 1 — The University of Malaya (UM) will take immediate action to conduct investigations into an article entitled ‘Yang Di-Pertuan Agong Should Not Intervene in National Affairs’ which was posted on the University of Malaya Association of New Youth (UMANY) Facebook page.

Its Corporate Communications Office in a statement today said the university viewed the status posted by the registered student body as serious, stressing that UM respects and upholds the royal institution.

“The University’s Top Management condemns any statement that violates or is contradictory to the principle,” it said adding that the university would provide further information as more information is available.

— Bernama




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