In recurring religious conflicts, Muslim MPs ask where Malaysia is headed

Source: The Malay Mail Online

Muslim MPs noted that the federal government is unable to stop condoning of incidents in which Islamic sensibilities are imposed on the larger society by religious authorities and individuals. ― MMO file pic

Muslim MPs noted that the federal government is unable to stop condoning of incidents in which Islamic sensibilities are imposed on the larger society by religious authorities and individuals. ― MMO file pic

KUALA LUMPUR, June 27 ― Muslim lawmakers from both sides of the political divide have raised concerns over the seeming trend of Muslims imposing their beliefs on others, questioning if this is reflective of a wider agenda that is backed by Putrajaya to turn Malaysia into an Islamic state.

The federal lawmakers noted that the federal government appeared either unable to stop or even condoning of incidents in which Islamic sensibilities are imposed on the larger society by religious authorities and individuals. Read more