30 arrested over Subang temple riot so far

Police have arrested 30 people in relation to the riot at the Sri Maha Mariamman Devasthanam Hindu temple here, Selangor police chief Datuk Mazlan Mansor said.

In a press conference at the Subang district police headquarters earlier, Mazlan said that police have obtained separate remand orders for those arrested.

“From the statistics that we have recorded, the latest is 30 arrests. 24 are Malays, one Chinese man, two Indian-Muslims and three ethnic Indians.

“They have already been remanded on different dates. Meanwhile, nine who were recently arrested will be remanded tomorrow,” Mazlan said.

Mazlan said that the nine detainees were picked up beginning last night, until this afternoon.

He added that police are expected to make “several more” arrests.


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