KUALA LUMPUR, 23 Nov — Dataran Merdeka ditutup pada sebelah malam selama seminggu apabila makin ramai orang hadir menuntut pembebasan pengerusi Bersih 2.0 Maria Chin Abdullah.
Perhimpunan anjuran badan itu mendapat sambutan 800 orang malam tadi, meningkat 500 orang berbanding malam sebelumnya.
Pada Isnin, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad menyertai perhimpunan bagi menyokong Maria, kini ditahan tanpa bicara bawah Akta Kesalahan Khas (Langkah-Langkah Keselamatan) atau Sosma. Read more
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 22 — The Kuala Lumpur mayor has closed Dataran Merdeka in the evenings for a week after candlelight vigils held for Maria Chin Abdullah’s release saw swelling numbers.
About 800 people turned up at the vigil in the historic square this evening for the Bersih 2.0 chair’s release from detention without trial, up from about 300 last night.
The Kuala Lumpur mayor has closed the whole of Dataran Merdeka starting from November 22, 2016, until November 29, 2016, from 5pm till 7am every day.
“Whoever is found at Dataran Merdeka or who refuses to obey the directive can be chased out of Dataran Merdeka,” read the announcement on a screen that was made after today’s vigil. Read more
Vigil in solidarity with the chairman of Bersih 2.0 Maria Chin Abdullah, who has been detained under SOSMA since 18 Nov 2016, ahead of Bersih 5.0 rally.
She is to be held for 28 days.
Every night, until she is free!