Zahid to face another seven corruption charges on Wednesday at Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court

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PUTRAJAYA: Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi is expected to face another seven corruption charges on Wednesday (June 26) at the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court.

The fresh charges are linked to the foreign visa system (VLN) and bribery, sources said.

According to The Star, the former deputy premier had been summoned by MACC investigators who are conducting a probe involving a private company dealing in bringing in Chinese tourists to Malaysia. The charges are under Section 165 of the Penal Code, relating to corruption. 

“Yes, we will be taking him to court to face corruption charges,” a source told The Star Monday (June 24). 

Zahid is already facing 47 counts of criminal breach of trust and money laundering cases.


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