KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 21 — Communication and Multimedia Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa stated making points larger than it appears to be was pointless on sexual harassment in leisure trade.
In response to Malaysia Weekly, he stated that trade gamers ought to prioritise constructive issues over remoted points that allegedly occurred.
“I don’t assume the difficulty must be magnified. Deal with the positives from remoted circumstances,” he was quoted saying.
Annuar reportedly stated this when requested to touch upon the revelations of some trade gamers on the difficulty of sexual harassment that occurred in opposition to artists, celebrities and manufacturing crews.
Requested whether or not the constructive factor meant was to develop and proceed to enhance the standard of the nation’s artwork trade, he merely stated “sure”.
Within the report, it talked about that actor Namron revealed that sexual harassment within the trade doesn’t solely occur to girls however extra male artists are going through the difficulty.
Actress Sharifah Amani additionally revealed that the manufacturing crew is going through the difficulty which has lengthy been ‘festering’ within the trade.
Commenting on the difficulty, Seniman president Zed Zaidi stated his get together didn’t obtain complaints attributable to many victims being afraid and frightened that one thing unhealthy would occur to them, Mingguan Malaysia reported.
Following that, he requested these concerned to return ahead and make a report in order that acceptable motion could be taken in opposition to the perpetrators.