Found write up abt tok janggut
After the Bangkok Treaty in 1909, the British brought change in the area of administration. The change introduced affected the status and privileges of traditional leaders in Kelantan. Among the sensitive issues were the annual tax payment of RM 1.00 per person, fruit, trees–3 cents, coconuts–3 cent per bunch and betel leaves–5 cent per basket.
Chaos occurred in Jeram Pasir Puteh on 29 April 1915 known as "Tok Janggut’s enemy". Engku Besar no longer had the reign as it was taken over by the district officer appointed by the British. This situation worsened when Encik Latiff, the District Officer was and outsider who was extremely inflexible in matters regarding tax payment.
Engku Besar negotiated which Haji Mat Hassan bin Munas (Tok Janggut), Haji Said, Che Sahak and Penghulu Adam in which a decision not to cooperate with the British was reached. Tok Janggut with his friend received the support from majority of people and this alarmed Encik Latiff. On 29 April 1915, a team of police led by
Sarjan Che Wan headed for Tok Akib village and confronted Tok Janggut. A fight occurred which claimed the life of Sarjan Che Wan. An order to capture Tok Janggut was directed by Encik Latiff. Tok Janggut assembled his men and left for Pasir Puteh. Encik Latiff, however, withdrew himself to Kota Bharu.
An injection to arrest to Tok Janggut was issued with the help from Singapore and the Alliance States reach Pasir Puteh on 6 May 1915 which forced Tok Janggut and his followers to retreat. An attack on Tok Janggut was initiated on 25 May 1915 in Merbuk Village and Pupuh Village. It was in Pupuh Village that Tok
Janggut was killed. His body was hanged for several days in Padang Bank before being buried in Pasir Pekan.
Biodata Tok Janggut
TOK JANGGUT atau HAJI MAT HASSAN
BIN PANGLIMA MUNAS dilahirkan pada
Tahun 1850 di kampong saring, mukin jeram,
Pasir puteh, kelantan. Beliau dibesarkan di
Istana jeram kerana ayahandanya berkhimat
Panglima kepada tengku seri maharaja jeram.
Berpendidikan agama dan pernah berguru dengan
Tuan guru syeikh ahmad al-fatani di mekah pada
Tahun 1327 H.Ekoran campurtangan british di
Kelantan pada tahun 1909, TOK JANGGUT,dengan
Sokongan ungku besar ahmad, cicit pada long gapar,
Pengasas kerajaan kelantan,telah melancarkan gerakan
Anti-hasil. Apabila perang meletus antara kerajaan
Turki uthmaniah dengan Britain dan bersesuaian dengan
Fatwa jihad yang dikeluarkan oleh mufti besar kerajaan
Turki uthmaniah pada 11 November 1914, TOK JANGGUT
Mengankat senjata menentang british. Pada 29 april 1915
TOK JANGGUT menyerang Bandar pasir puteh dalam
Pertenpuran dengan angota pasukan malay state guides
Pada 24 mei 1915 dikampong dalam pupuh, TOK JANGGUT
Telah gugur syahid bersama dengan TOK ABAS dan
TOK HUSSIN. Mayat TOK JANGGUT telah dibawa ke
Kota bharu, diarak dan digantung sonsang selama empat jam
Di padang bank sebelum dikebumikan di kampung pasir
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