KUCHING – Wanton abuse of social media can destroy the existing peace, stability, harmony and prosperity in the country, said. Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof.
He said this was a new threat to the country which relied on sophisticated technology.
“The threat comes from us. Wild postings on the internet can certainly threaten all that we are enjoying now.
“Left unchecked, this will negate our progress to be a progressive and prosperous nation by 2020,” he said.
He was speaking to reporters before presenting “Pingat Jasa Malaysia”(JVM) awards to 32 army veterans here today. – BERNAMA