PETALING JAYA: Ain Husniza Saiful Nizam and her father, who’re defendants in a defamation go well with filed in opposition to her by trainer Khairul Nizam Sanuddin, will file a counterclaim in opposition to him.
Their lawyer SN Nair stated they may even be naming the schooling minister, Selangor schooling director and faculty principal as defendants within the counterclaim, for alleged negligence in failing to guard her.
Nair additionally stated he has filed a counterclaim on behalf of Ain Husniza and her father in opposition to the trainer and the remaining for tort of deliberately inflicting emotional misery (IIED).
This was an actionable tort as Ain Husniza suffered emotional misery over rape jokes allegedly made by the trainer on the college in Puncak Alam, Shah Alam, Nair stated in a report by Free Malaysia At the moment.
On Tuesday (Nov 30), it was reported that Khairul Nizam filed a defamation go well with naming Ain Husniza and her father Saiful Nizam Abdul Wahab as the primary and second respondents respectively.
In August, Ain Husniza shared that she acquired a letter of demand from a bodily schooling trainer on the college the place she beforehand studied, searching for damages of RM1mil for alleged defamatory remarks she made.
She responded by saying she would counter-sue the trainer for RM5mil for allegedly inflicting intentional emotional misery.
Ain Husniza made headlines earlier this yr for calling out a trainer’s rape jokes allegedly made at school.