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BN Janji Ditepati rally in Bukit Jalil applies for permit 10-day in advance?

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Let change the Janji Democracy rally to 9 August to see what bullshit from the police after giving them at least 10-day notice.

Police disallow Janji Democracy

Teoh El Sen

It will violate Peaceful Assembly Act, says top Dang Wangi cop.

PETALING JAYA: Police today declared as illegal the Bersih-linked Promise of Democracy (Janji Democracy) gathering to be held at Dataran Merdeka on the eve of Merdeka Day.

Dang Wangi district police chief ACP Zainuddin Ahmad has told the organisers to cancel it and warned the public against participating in it.

Speaking to FMT, Zainuddin said the statements made this afternoon by Maria Chin Abdullah, a representative of the Coalition of Promises (Gabungan Janji), were inaccurate.

Chin’s statements came after the group had a dialogue with the police chief.

“I did not give them the green light actually, if that was the impression given [in her press conference],” he said. “In fact, the first words that came out of my mouth were that they had already violated the law.”

He said that under Section 9(1) of the Peaceful Assembly Act 2012, the organisers should have submitted an official notification to the […]