Press Release: New Executive Committee of Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism (MCCBCHST) 2011 – 2013
At the 29 Annual General Meeting of the Malaysian Consultative Council of Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Sikhism and Taoism the following were elected to the Executive Council for the term 2011 – 2013.
President : Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow from the Federation of Taoist Associations Malaysia
Deputy President : Sardar Jagir Singh from the Malaysian Gurdwaras Council
Hon. Secretary General : Mr. Prematilaka KD Serisena from Sasana Abhiwurdhi Wardhana Society
Hon. Treasurer General : Mr. V. M. Thiagarajan from Malaysian Hindu Sangam
The Aims and Objectives of MCCBCHST is:-
(a) To promote understanding, mutual respect and co-operation between people of different religions.
(b) To study and resolve problems affecting all inter religious relationships.
(c) To make representations regarding religious matters when necessary.
(d) To advance and promote the religious, cultural, educational and social rights and interests of the religious bodies.
(a) To uphold and promote the ideas as enunciated in the Rukun Negara.
(b) To promote unity, harmony and understanding amongst people of different religions through conferences, seminars and other channels.
(c) To print, publish and distribute journals, periodicals, leaflets or books that the Executive Committee may consider desirable for the promotion of its objects, with the proviso that, prior approval must be obtained from the competent authority.
Kindly find attached a full list of the new office bearers.
Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow, AMS – President
Sardar Jagir Singh – Deputy President
Venerable Sing Kan – Vice President
Reverend Dr. Thomas Philips – Vice President
Mr. RS. Mohan Shan, JMW, AMK, BKM, PJK – Vice President
Mr. Prematilaka KD Serisena – Hon. Secretary General
MCCBCHST OFFICE BEARERS 2011/2013
President : Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow
Deputy President : Sardar Jagir Singh
Vice President : Venerable Sing Kan
Vice President : Reverend Dr. Thomas Philips
Vice President : Mr. RS. Mohan Shan
Hon. Secretary General : Mr. Prematilaka KD Serisena
Hon. Deputy Secretary General: Sardar Hargopal Singh Gill
Hon. Treasurer General : Mr. V. M. Thiagarajan
Hon. Deputy Treasurer General: Reverend Dr. Hermen Shastri
Exco Member : Dato’ Chee Peck Kiat
Exco Member : Ms. Sally Chee Lai Yan
Exco Member : Reverend Fr.Clarence Devadass
Exco Member : Elder Tan Kong Beng
Exco Member : Dr. M. Bala Tharmalingam
Exco Member : Mr. CM. Kopalan
Exco Member : Sardar V. Harcharan Singh
Exco Member : Sardar Bagh Singh Sandhu
Exco Member : Daozhang Soo Kim Chua
Exco Member : Daozhang Lau Chean Kiat
Exco Member : Daozhang Ooi Tse Tzuu
Exco Member : Mr. Lim Theng Kau
Hon. Auditor : Mr. Chua Chong Kee
Hon. Auditor : Mr. Samuel Ang
Hon. Auditor : Mr. R. Gopini
Hon. Auditor : Sardar Piara Singh
Hon. Auditor : Ms. Loi Choo Mooi
Legal Panel Member : Mr. Leonard Teoh
Legal Panel Member : Mr. K. Shanmuga
Legal Panel Member : Mr. Ng Chek
Legal Panel Member : Mr. Liu Chong Sin