Malaysia Okays Visas for Hindu Priests, Artisans, Musicians from India

April 16, 2008

Author: Staff Writer

Source: Malaysia Sun/ANI

The Malaysian Cabinet has reportedly decided to approve and renew visas and permits for Hindu priests, musicians and artisans from India. The decision was taken last week after the issue was brought to the attention of the Cabinet, said the country's Human Resources Minister Datuk Dr S. Subramaniam.

"The Cabinet agreed to allow and to extend the services, but for special categories only," the quoted the minister as saying in a written statement.