DAP leader Teresa Kok has also been detained under the Internal
Security Act – the third person to be detained without trial today.
It is learnt that the Selangor senior executive councillor and
Seputeh parliamentarian was stopped by the police at about 11.18pm on
her way back from a function in Kuala Lumpur.
She was arrested after her vehicle was blocked by three police patrol
Deputy inspector-general of police Ismail Omar said that Kok’s arrest
was made under Section 73(1) of the Act.
In Penang, chief minister and DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng said
the party would be holding an emergency meeting tomorrow to discuss
Earlier today, Malaysia Today editor Raja Petra Kamaruddin and Sin
Chew Daily journalist Tan Hoon Cheng were also arrested under the Act.
[Full report to follow]