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Jakarta Post

RI demands KL explain ban on anxious mother

  • Lilian Budianto

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Fri, April 24 2009   /  12:55 pm

The Indonesian government is demanding an explanation from Malaysian as to why an Indonesian woman was denied entry to see her daughter whom she claims is being abused by her husband of Malaysian royalty. Daisy Fajarini said Malaysian immigration authorities denied her entry in March without explanation when she arrived in Kuala Lumpur from Jakarta. She claimed she was forced to return to Jakarta on the same day. She said the immigration officers on duty told her they only took orders from their superiors. "I had to immediately return to Jakarta or I had to remain in a detainment room. I had no choice than to return to Jakarta that same day." She said she arrived in Kuala Lumpur to see her daughter Manohara Odelia Pinot Manohara, a 17-year-old Indonesian model married to Tengku Temenggong Mohammad Fakhry, prince of the Kelantan state. Daisy claimed her daughter had b...