Apandi affidavit will be used in bids to recuse Sri Ram


Bede Hong

Former attorney-general Mohamed Apandi Ali (pic), in an affidavit, says there was an attempt shortly before the 2018 elections to coax him to charge then prime minister Najib Razak. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, June 29, 2020.

TWO judicial review bids to recuse Gopal Sri Ram as prosecutor will use Mohamed Apandi Ali’s affidavit, in which the former attorney-general said there was an attempt shortly before the 2018 general election to coax him to charge then prime minister Najib Razak.

The Kuala Lumpur High Court today allowed Apandi’s affidavit to be used in the applications by Najib and his lawyer, Muhammad Shafee Abdullah, who are challenging the legality of Sri Ram’s appointment as senior deputy public prosecutor.


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