Cops to record Yusoff's statement on Monday (Dec 9) over sexual assault allegations against Anwar

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  • Sunday, 08 Dec 2019

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): Police will be calling Muhammed Yusoff Rawther on Monday (Dec 9) following his allegations that he was sexually assaulted by PKR president Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim (pic).

Bukit Aman CID prosecution and law division principal assistant director SAC Mior Faridalathrash Wahid said Muhammed Yusoff would be called to give his statement following his report as well as statutory declaration, which alleged he was assaulted by his former employer.

"The Bukit Aman Classified Criminal Investigation Unit will be taking Muhammed Yusoff's statement at noon tomorrow...his lawyer has been informed of the matter,” he said when contacted by Bernama on Sunday (Dec 8).

It was reported that Muhammed Yusoff, a former research assistant to Anwar, lodged a report at the Sentul police headquarters over the case.

Muhammed Yusoff also claimed in the report that he feared for his safety from certain parties.

On Wednesday (Dec 4), Muhammed Yusoff made a sworn statement that he was allegedly sexually assaulted by the PKR president on Oct 2 last year, however, the matter was denied by Anwar, who claimed he was campaigning in the Port Dickson by-election on that day. - Bernama

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