Group threatens Saturday (Jan 22) protest if immediate action not taken against Azam Baki


PETALING JAYA: A bunch calling itself the Arrest Azam Baki Action Committee says it is going to organise a protest to induce the authorities to take action within the share-trading case involving Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) chief commissioner Tan Sri Azam Baki.

In a press release on Telegram on Tuesday (Jan 18), the group mentioned it will stage a rally outdoors Sogo in Kuala Lumpur at 11am on Saturday (Jan 22).

The committee needs the authorities to arrest Azam instantly, provoke authorized proceedings against him and reshuffle the MACC whereas placing it below the purview of Parliament.

“The rakyat have been left with no passable rationalization from the federal government so the Arrest Azam Baki Action Committee will head to the streets to protest peacefully,” the assertion learn.

It listed 17 civil society organisations and eight political our bodies as a part of the action committee.

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