2317: Kit Siang observes: “This black episode symbolises 1st anniversary of Najib’s 1Malaysia. Will ask Najib n Hishamuddin in Parliament – what r both of u afraid of?”
2305: In his speech, Anwar has urged the authorities not to use the police to restrict the people’s freedom. Husam, for his part, touched on the courts and the oil royalties while Kit Siang condemned Najib’s “unjust policies”.
2215: The police have agreed to allow Anwar and Kit Siang to speak on “non-sensitive issues” for ten minutes more.
Police holding the mike on stage at the ceramah – Photo by Kit Siang
2212: The police are on stage trying to stop speakers from addressing a large Pakatan gathering in Kepong, according to a tweet by Anwar. They say political speeches are not allowed, says Kit Siang.
Anwar adds: “Police, ocpd on stage to stop speeches! Police state or umno fear? Save Malaysia from oppression, injustice!” Kit Siang is negotiating with them.
Among the other speakers at the event at the 7th mile Masy housing area are Tan Seng Giaw and Husam Musa.