Malaysia condemns derogatory remarks against Prophet Muhammad

MALAYSIA unreservedly condemns the derogatory remarks by Indian politicians against Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).

“The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia has summoned the High Commissioner of India to Malaysia this afternoon and conveyed our total repudiation over this incident,” Wisma Putra said in a statement today.

The ministry added that Malaysia welcomed the decision by the ruling party to suspend the party’s officials due to their provocative remarks that have generated rage among Muslim Ummah.

“Malaysia calls upon India to work together in ending the Islamophobia and cease any provocative acts in the interest of peace and stability,” it added.