MACC raids Irwan Serigar's house

  • Nation
  • Wednesday, 24 Oct 2018

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama): The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) on Wednesday (Oct 24) raided the house of former secretary-general of the Treasury, Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah at Presint 8, here.

Dr Mohd Irwan was taken by  team of five MACC officials in a multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) to his house at 4.30pm.

Earlier at about 3.30pm, Dr Mohd Irwan was called to the MACC headquarters to complete the final process of investigation.

According to a statement from the MACC, Dr Mohd Irwan and former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak would be charged on Thursday (Oct 25) regarding investigations into several cases of breach of trust involving Malaysian government funds.

The raid on Dr Mohd Irwan's house lasted 15 minutes before he was taken back to the MACC headquarters.

When leaving the house, the MACC officers were seen to carry a briefcase and two pairs of coats belonging to Dr Mohd Irwan.

There was a slight commotion when reporters and photographers who were outside the house to record the raiding session were prevented from doing so by family members who asked them to delete the photographs taken. - Bernama