Indian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTubeIndian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTube
Indian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTube

Who is Zakir Naik? Muslim preacher faces hate charges in India, but is welcome in Malaysia

Zakir Naik, a 52-year-old medical doctor, has aroused controversy with his puritan brand of Islam – recommending the death penalty for homosexuals and those who abandon Islam as their faith

Topic |   Malaysia
Indian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTubeIndian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTube
Indian Muslim televangelist Zakir, who has been banned in the UK, has been given permanent residency in Malaysia, and embraced by top government officials. Photo: YouTube
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