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Eight gravestones in Malaysia's Christian cemetery vandalised

Published on Jan 29, 2014 7:00 PM
 
At least eight gravestones at a Christian cemetery in Tanjung Api near Kuantan were damaged by vandals. -- PHOTO: THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK

KUANTAN: At least eight gravestones at a Christian cemetery in Tanjung Api near Kuantan were damaged by vandals.

Most have its structures broken including crosses using a heavy tool. Several others had its flowerpots as well as other stone markers damaged, removed and smashed into pieces.

Kuantan Tanjung Api Christian Cemetery Committee chairperson Datuk Jack How said a grass cutter who was engaged to clean the cemetery monthly spotted the damaged and alerted him early Wednesday.

How said a police report was lodged after he inspected the site.

 
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