Corrupt politicians enabling organised crime, analysts say

Raevathi Supramaniam

Police officers set up a cordon for the Lawan protest. Former inspector-general of police Abdul Hamid Badoer has previously alleged organised crime groups operate at senior levels within the force. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, April 19, 2022.

THE absence of proper governance and integrity in Malaysia is the main reason why organised crime groups have been able to control large parts of the government and the economy, analysts said.

In the absence of a proper checks and balance mechanism, they said these groups will continue to exist at the expense of the country and the people.

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  • All of these started during Mahathirs prime ministership.

    Posted 3 months ago by Rupert Lum