Bersih leader Maria gets third death threat with ‘live bullet’

Nov 29, 2016
Maria gets third death threat
Maria gets third death threat

A third death threat received by Bersih leader Maria Chin Abdullah with a live bullet and warning note delivered to her home.

Speaking to reporters, the note written in red ink, stated: “Last warning if not R.I.P Marina & family”.

Maria said this sort of act should be condemned totally and the person who actually did this should be put in jail.

She hopes the police will take a serious action and arrest the person who sends this threat.

Maria said she will lodge a police report soon on the death threat that came together with the .45 calibre bullet.

The envelope with the threatening message and bullet was likely delivered to her house on November 18, the day she was arrested, before Bersih 5 rally.

Maria was detained under the Security Offences (Special Measures) Act 2012 (Sosma) for 10 days and released yesterday.

Maria also confirmed there had been no news from the police yet on whether the perpetrator of two previous death threats against her and her family.