Former Immigration DG charged with bribery (update 2)

  • Nation Premium
  • Tuesday, 19 Aug 2008

KUALA LUMPUR: Former Immigration Department director-general Datuk Wahid Md Don pleaded not guilty in a Sessions Court here to committing bribery last month.

Wahid, 56, was alleged to have agreed to accept a bribe of RM60,000 from businessman Datuk Low Chang Hian as part of payment to expedite the approval of visa applications with reference for 4,337 Bangladeshis to enable them to enter Malaysia.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Next In Nation

Security tight ahead of Court of Appeal decision in Najib's SRC appeal Premium
Court of Appeal set to deliver verdict in Najib's SRC appeal Premium
Transport Ministry finalising details for mutual recognition of driving licences with Maldives, says Dr Wee Premium
Judges quash Najib’s petition Premium
Judge takes Najib’s lawyer and bailor to task Premium
Yong told to enter defence Premium
Six days of Covid-19 testing for select travellers Premium
‘Pua was arrogant and disliked’ Premium
Liquor licence directive cancelled Premium
Teens stop going to school to get jobs, help family survive Premium

Others Also Read