Anti-death penalty activists hand in a memorandum protesting the upcoming execution of another Malaysian convicted for drug trafficking to the Singapore High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday. Photo: AP
Anti-death penalty activists hand in a memorandum protesting the upcoming execution of another Malaysian convicted for drug trafficking to the Singapore High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday. Photo: AP
Singapore

Singapore urged to halt hanging of Malaysian drug trafficker

  • Kalwant Singh, who was convicted in 2016 of bringing heroin into Singapore, is expected to be hanged on Thursday, activists said
  • Execution of another Malaysian in late April sparked an international outcry because he was believed to be mentally disabled

Anti-death penalty activists hand in a memorandum protesting the upcoming execution of another Malaysian convicted for drug trafficking to the Singapore High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday. Photo: AP
Anti-death penalty activists hand in a memorandum protesting the upcoming execution of another Malaysian convicted for drug trafficking to the Singapore High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Monday. Photo: AP
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