The nine students arrested in front of Sogo this morning are now being held in Dang Wangi.
The nine were among were among a hundred who had gathered this morning for a rally organised by various student groups reportedly to express concern over campus election procedures.
Latest update from Suaram:
Altogether 9 persons were arrested by police for demanding campus autonomy and freedom of academic on 23 January 2010, between 11.30am and noon in front of Sogo shopping mall. Until 1.45pm, they are in IPD Dang Wangi.
Those arrested were:
- Mohammad Za’im Mustapha
- Ahmad Shukri Kamaruddin
- Ahmad Syukri Abrazab
- Mohd Idris Bin Mohd Yussoff
- Mohd Fikhri Harun
- Muhammad Hilman Diham
- Syahriul Ismail
- Mohd Aizat Bin Mohd Salleh
- Mohd Ridhuan Bin Muhammad Jamil
Solidarity Mahasiswa Malaysia (SMM) had organised a peacefully rally to express their demand on campus autonomy and freedom of academic from Dataran Merdeka and they have been arrested in front of Sogo.