KOTA BHARU: A 15 year old teen was stripped naked by the public after he was caught when attempting to steal a motorcycle at Pauh Lima Mosque in Binjai.
The incident took place at 8.15pm when the 15 year old teen tried to steal a Honda Ex-5 motorcycle that belonged to one of the member the congregation praying in the mosque.
The public took the matters into their own hands by stripping the 15 year old teen. Commenting on the public’s action to strip the suspect, Kelantan Mufti Datuk Mohamad Shukri Mohammad said Islam forbids Muslims from shaming a person even if he had done wrong. He also mention that we cannot simply take action into our own hands which contravenes the law of the land and pass our own judgement.