They probably meant to expose corruption in PR held state or maybe to show MACC investigating without fear or favor. But isn’t this millionaire department head been there before the PR government took control of Kedah. The Star Online:
The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) has arrested a director of a government department who is said to be a millionaire, an officer and two rangers for allegedly accepting a bribe of more than RM100,000.
A special team from the Putrajaya MACC headquarters was believed to have seized more than RM300,000 from the director’s house in Kulim, Kedah, yesterday.
The officers are investigating where the money came from.
The two forest rangers and the officer were arrested in Sungai Petani on Monday.
It is believed that the four suspects had received the RM100,000 bribe in exchange for a logging compartment contract.
Upon questioning, the suspects led the MACC officers to the director’s house. However, he was not at home.