Syed Saddiq charged with misappropriating RM1m funds from Bersatu

by RAHIMI YUNUS / pic by BERNAMA

FORMER Youth and Sports Minister Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman (picture) has been charged with a criminal breach of trust involving RM1 million funds belonging to Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Bersatu).

He was accused to had withdrawn the monies on March 6, 2020, in his capacity as the chief of Bersatu’s youth wing Armada Malaysia through a cheque without approval from the political party’s top leadership.

The Muar MP pleaded not guilty at the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court before Judge Azura Alwi this morning.