Malaysian Transgender Pilgrim Detained for Cross-Dressing in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


By Amir Bilal

Malaysian transgender pilgrim arrested for cross-dressing in Mecca. She visited the Grand Mosque of Macca. Nur Sajat is posted images of her pilgrimage on Instagram. She has over a million followers on Instagram. She was criticized for gender identity. Malaysian religious ministry has shown their outrage on the issue and assumed that it will harm the relationship between both countries

Nur Sajat at Grand Mosque Makkah

Please return to your fitrah asal (natural origin), respect others, respect the religion and respect the laws of the country you are visiting

Mujahid Yusof Rawa
Minister of Religious Affairs
Left: Mujahid Yusof Rawa Right: Nur Sajat

‘Muhammad Sajjad Kamaruz Zaman’ is the name mentioned on the passport and believed as male. The authorities still dogging the identity of Nur Sajjat.


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