KUCHING – The Office of the Sarawak Chief Minister has issued a directive prohibiting the entry of academician Dr Mohd Ridhuan Tee Abdullah into the state.
Mohd Ridhuan is scheduled to deliver a religious talk at the Lundu District Mosque in the Tanjung Datu state constituency, about a 30-minute drive from Kuching, at 8 pm today.
Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem is the state assemblyman for Tanjung Datu.
Sarawak Immigration deputy director Hamfatullah Syawal Hamdan, when contacted by Bernama, confirmed that the Immigration Department had received instruction from the Office of the Chief Minister to bar Mohd Ridhuan from entering the state.
Meanwhile, a spokesman for the Sarawak Immigration Department said Mohd Ridhuan did not show up at the Kuching International Airport today. – BERNAMA