Reps may have abused power in giving out aid, says Bersih

The Malaysian Insight

Images of Federal Territories Minister Annuar Musa are plastered on rice packages. – Bersih pic, April 1, 2020.

TWO federal ministers, a deputy minister and a state executive councillor may have broken anti-graft laws by doling out aid plastered with their images during the coronavirus crisis.

Electoral reform group Bersih 2.0 said if such aid had been funded by resources under their respective ministries and portfolios, they have abused their executive powers and can be investigated under the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act.

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