By Dina Murad. It was later clarified by netizens defending Dyana that the photos are of Filipina actress Pauleen Luna. The images started circulating soon after rumours arose that Dyana might be fielded as a candidate in the upcoming Teluk Intan by-election. Dyana, however, said that she was not aware of the candidacy and did not know whether she would be running for the seat. But I accept that good people will always be victimised.
Bikini photo smear campaign against DAP's Dyana Sofya condemned
[Solved] Dyana Sofya Mohd Daud bikini scandal - Blissful Life
I think it clearly demonstrates what women have to go through in the political arena, where opponents resort to these cheap dirty tricks instead of fighting ideas with ideas. This is clearly sexist; they think they can devalue her as a woman and she becomes sexualised," said Women's Aid Organisation executive director Ivy Josiah. It cannot just be NGOs speaking up. Political leaders across the board also have to come out and condemn this," said Josiah. This view was also shared by the All Women's Action Society Awam which issued a press release on Tuesday condemning sexist smear tactics against women in politics. Despite formally allowing women to participate in politics, societal pressure in Malaysia still actively discourages women from doing so, and this includes attempts to humiliate or demean female politicians in an effort to push women away from politics," said Awam. Meanwhile Sisters in Islam programme manager Suri Kempe also took a swipe at such tactics, calling the attempts to portray Dyana Sofya as a 'bad' Muslim woman "deplorable and low".
Guan Eng denies circulating photos of Dyana Sofya lookalike in bikini
No one ever said being in politics was easy, but Dyana Sofya Mohd Daud seems to be taking it in her stride. The political secretary to Gelang Patah MP and DAP veteran Lim Kit Siang has denounced online trolls and unsuspecting scandal hounds for sharing photos of a bikini-clad woman and alleging it was her. Defenders of the year old card-carrying DAP member clarified that the picture being distributed online is in fact a photo of Filipina actress Pauleen Luna. The photo started being circulated in connection wit Dyana soon after rumours arose that she would be fielded as a Pakatan Rakyat candidate in the upcoming Teluk Intan by-election, to be held on may But I accept that good people will always be victimised.
Because if we were to sum her up based on the first page search results, our points would have been:. Oh wow. Will you look at that… does this woman not know decency? Why would any self-respecting woman photograph herself in such a compromising position — in bed summore!