Latest Update at 4.50pm, 5 July 2010
Foreign Affair Minister Dato’ Sri Anifah Aman promise will write to his counterpart at Singapore to highlight Yong Vui Kong’s case and will discuss with AG to hold watching brief to the judicial review that will be filed by Yong Vui Kong’s lawyer, Mr M. Ravi next week.
Update at 1.00pm, 5 July 2010
“Emergency Motion” filed by Batu Member of Parliament, Tian Chua to debate about Yong Vui Kong ’s death roll case in the Parliament was denied this morning.
The motion seeks clarification from the Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (De facto Law Minister) Datuk Seri Mohamed Nazri Aziz about his remarks that he was unaware of Yong’s case and also to urge the Malaysian government to request the Singapore government to commute Yong’s death sentence.
M Ravi, Vui Kong’s lawyer, will be meeting Foreign Affair Minister YB Dato’ Sri Anifah Hj. Aman later this afternoon.