Further information on UA 49/92 (ASA 28/03/92, 13 February; and follow-up ASA 28/04/92, 24 February) - Malaysia: legal concern / health concern: Anderson Mutang Urud (Andy Mutang)
EXTERNAL (for general distribution) AI Index: ASA 28/06/92
6 March 1992
Further information on UA 49/92 (ASA 28/03/92, 13 February 1992) and follow-up
ASA 28/04/92, 24 February 1992 - Legal Concern/Health Concern
MALAYSIA:Anderson Mutang Urud (Andy Mutang)
Amnesty International has received reports that Andy Mutang was released on
bail on 3 March 1992 after being charged for running an illegal society. He
was brought before a lower court in Sarawak and charged with running the Sarawak
Indigenous Peoples' Alliance (SIPA). Andy Mutang had reportedly been arrested
earlier under the Emergency (Public Order and Prevention of Crime) Ordinance,
Andy Mutang's case will reportedly be heard in September 1992.
No further action is currently required by the Urgent Action network. Thank
you to all who sent appeals on his behalf.