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"Let us not speculate until the police and the courts have done their work," The Star Online quoted MCCBCHST president Rev Dr Thomas Philips, as saying.
MCCBCHST added that it denounced any attempt to convert others by coercion or by unethical means.
The MCCBCHST strongly condemns the use of force and cause of harm on any member of the public.
'The MCCBCHST is proud and takes note of the fact that Malaysia is now a matured society, upholding democratic values and ready to adopt a two party political system,' it said in a media statement.
The Penang state government granted an allocation of RM50,000 to the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST).
'We want to celebrate diversity so we are giving this annual allocation to MCCBCHST to promote religious harmony,' he said during a cheque presentation ceremony at his office today.
The Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) today urged all parties to respect the Federal Court ruling on unilateral conversion yesterday, which it proclaimed to be a victory for 'all Malaysians'.