KUALA TERENGGANU: A chief executive officer of the state’s water concessionaire, Syarikat Air Terengganu (SATU), has been remanded for six days beginning today for power abuse.
He is being investigated over an allocation of RM380,000 for renovation work of a water distribution centre which later became his home.
The remand order was issued by Kuala Terengganu Magistrate/Session Court assistant registrar Roszita Md.Saad following an application from the Malaysian Anti-corruption Commission (MACC).
The 58-year-old CEO was arrested by MACC yesterday CEO following a report that he had abused his position to approve a total of RM380,000 for renovation and upgrading of a building at the Gong Badak Water Distribution Centre.
The centre was later used as the Kuala Nerus SATU Operations Office and then became his house. – BERNAMA