If MIC has “played it safe” by not voicing out against the withdrawal of Section 88A in the Law Reform (Marriage and Divorce) Act (amendment) Bill (LRA), how can it be trusted to fight for other issues related to the Indian community?
This is one of the questions put forward in a hard-hitting editorial in the Tamil daily, Makkal Osai, today.
“Section 88A of the Act could have guarded the interests of Indians, who form the minority. The sudden withdrawal of this section only shows that the parties responsible have very little regard for the community.
“On which stage, can MIC preach to fight for Indian rights next time?” asked the editorial