Star | ... Ibrahim who was himself detained twice under the ISA said he was served white rice with no sauce with cold water to drink.
“And that went on for 60 days. I didn’t know whether it was day or night. But now when someone comes out the TV coverage is so big!”
Ibrahim, who was taking part in the debate on Budget 2009 on Wednesday congratulated the Government for making a hero out of the Opposition.
“I am for reviewing the Act, however. There should be a special committee under Parliament set up to review the Act.”
Ibrahim added that a limit on the number of days someone is detained should be imposed so that the police are not given leeway to take their time in investigating a case.
“A special five-man panel that does not have any politican onboard should also be formed to decide whether a person should be detained in the first place,” he said, adding that this would require amendments to the Act... selanjutnya.