KUALA LUMPUR: Wan Ji Wan Hussin has been picked up by the police following a report lodged against him in Kuala Lumpur.
The Islamic preacher was arrested after delivering a Friday sermon at a mosque in Seberang Jaya, Penang.
According to Free Malaysia Today, police confirmed the arrest and said the preacher was being held under Section 4(1) of the Sedition Act 1948.
Wan Ji, a PKR Youth exco member, was recently appointed as information officer in the Penang Chief Minister’s office. – MO