Tag Archives: khalwat

April 29

Married couple suing Jawi over khalwat raid want officers’ ID

Application filed with court for FT religious department to provide details of raiding party to determine if all eight men were actual staff. The married couple suing the Federal Territories Islamic Affairs Department (Jawi) for arresting them for khalwat (close proximity), want the department to reveal the names of the officers who raided their hotel […]

February 17

Married couple sues JAWI after traumatic khalwat raid

A husband and his wife today sued the Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (JAWI) for raiding and arresting them for khalwat or close proximity. Mohd Ridhuan Giman, 34, and Siti Sarah Maulad Abdullah, 26, who have been married for three years, are demanding an apology from JAWI for their traumatic experience that resulted in injuries […]