MySejahtera probe: After meeting Zafrul and KJ, PAC says more witnesses will be called up


PETALING JAYA: More witnesses will be called to provide further details in the proceedings into the MySejahtera, especially regarding its development and procurement, says the Public Accounts Committee (PAC).

Committee chairman Wong Kah Woh said that among the individuals necessary to be at the proceedings on April 21 would be officers from the National Security Council (NSC), the Malaysian Administrative Modernisation and Management Planning Unit (Mampu), as well as the National Cyber Security Agency (Nacsa).

In a statement Thursday (April 14), Wong said the main focus of the three-hour proceedings on Thursday was the awarding of the MySejahtera app development contract to KPISoft Malaysia Sdn Bhd; the ownership of the application; the government’s commitment to protecting the personal data of those using the app; and the ongoing dispute in court.

Read also: MySejahtera probe mulled

Two key individuals - Finance Minister Tengku Datuk Seri Zafrul Aziz and Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin - appeared before the PAC to provide statements and clarification on the issue.

It was also attended by Treasury secretary-general Datuk Seri Asri Hamidon and Health Ministry secretary-general Datuk Harjeet Singh.

On March 30, the bi-partisan committee announced that it would be holding the proceedings to probe the procurement of the mobile application.

Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 46
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Nation

Robotics in M'sia can be expanded, says Dr Adham
Sabah-born Aussie FM Penny Wong to visit M'sia, Vietnam to strengthen ties
Umno should focus on unity, says Shahidan
Findings of algae biofuel study expected in six months, says Sarawak Premier
Women represent 3.2% of Malaysian seafarers, says Deputy Minister
Let businesses decide on flexible working arrangements, says MEF
Reports lodged against Guan Eng, Syed Saddiq and lawyer for commenting on ongoing trials
Kg Sg Baru land acquisition: All landowners will be heard, says Shahidan
Radzi: Densely populated areas to get priority for new schools
Govt in discussion with poultry industry players to set new chicken ceiling price

Others Also Read