While the nation was shocked at the cruelty that led to the death of navy cadet, Zulfarhan Osman, none of us knew the real reason he was targeted so violently by his peers.
The initial reason given was that the cadet was suspected of stealing a laptop but it was only revealed today by the victim’s father that the suspicion arose because of a bomoh (shaman).
Zulkarnain Idros stated that his son would have been alive today if not for the blind accusation by the shaman.
“My son is a victim of slander by this shaman. He (the shaman) did not have any proof before accusing my son. He didn’t even consult his talismans before accusing him. With no proof, my son’s name surfaced,” he told FMT.
The shaman was none other than Abdullah Md Seh, who is the father of one of the accused in Zulfarhan’s murder case.
During the trial in 2018, he told the court that he received a “sign” that pointed…