IPOH: Random affords claiming to assist folks fast-track their umrah journeys needs to be ignored, says Idris Ahmad.
The Minister within the Prime Minister’s Division (Non secular Affairs) mentioned people who find themselves nonetheless on the ready record to carry out their haj in Mecca ought to solely pay heed to official bulletins by Lembaga Tabung Haji (TH).
“I perceive that there are folks attempting to make a fast buck by way of scams. They know that folks have cash of their Workers Provident Fund and would dissipate their financial savings to go for his or her umrah,” he mentioned.
“Folks simply must take heed to official bulletins by the TH chief govt officer or from me,” he added at a press convention after presenting assist to hardcore poor people underneath the TH Prihatin programme at Menara TH right here on Saturday (Nov 20).
Idris additionally referred to as on the individuals who acquired the affords by way of textual content messages to tell TH.
“If we are able to get the (cellphone) numbers, we’ll report them to the authorities for motion to be taken. I hope that which is holy is not going to be taken benefit of,” he mentioned.
Individually, Idris mentioned the federal government has submitted seven names to be members of the Royal Fee of Inquiry (RCI) to research points associated to TH.
He mentioned the names shall be revealed after getting consent from the Yang di-Pertuan Agong Al-Sultan Abdullah Ri’ayatuddin Al-Mustafa Billah Shah.
“The record has been finalised after a Cupboard assembly yesterday. Will probably be introduced to the King by the Prime Minister throughout his weekly viewers with the Ruler,” he mentioned, including that the RCI is not going to have an effect on the every day working of its operations.
The federal government had on July 14 introduced the establishing of the RCI underneath the Fee of Inquiry Act 1950 (Act 119).
It’s to make sure that a clear and reliable inside investigation could be carried out to search out out whether or not TH has performed its mandate professionally in managing the deposits of Muslims.