KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 12 (Bernama) – Lawyer Manjeet Singh Dhillon has filed a
RM2.5 million defamation suit against Padang Serai member of parliament
N.Gobalakrishnan and three others, for allegedly defaming him last year.
The statement of claim provided to the media today, showed that the lawyer
had named Gobalakrishnan, Utusan Malaysia reporter Raja Syahrir Abu Bakar,
Utusan Melayu (M) Berhad and Sistem Televisyen Malaysia Berhad (TV3) as
Manjeet filed the suit through Messrs Americk Sidhu at the High Court
Registrar on Sept 26 last year.
He is seeking RM2.5 million in damages, including exemplary damages with
cost and other relief deemed fit by the court.
High Court Judge Dr. Prasad Sandosham Abraham fixed Feb 9 for management
after the case was mentioned before him in chambers today.
Americk Sidhu represented Manjeet; Jason Wee and Kenn Gee were for TV3;
Hasnal Rezua Merican represented N. Gobalakrishnan and Sarah Abishegam
represented Raja Syahrir Abu Bakar and Utusan Melayu.
BHA SSA NAK PA