Don’t insult any religion, minister urges netizens

Na’im Mokhtar says every member of Malaysia’s multicultural and multi-religious society should actively work towards fostering unity. (Bernama pic)

KUALA LUMPUR: Religious affairs minister Na’im Mokhtar has urged the public to refrain from making derogatory remarks about religion on social media, as this would create hostilities in Malaysian society.

He said it is important for every member of the nation’s multicultural and multi-religious society to actively work towards fostering unity. They should leverage social media for this purpose.