Pink diamond suit: Sri Ram seeks the elusive Jho Low

Hafiz Yatim

Modified 3 Jan 2018, 1:43 pm

The suit seeking to compel the prime minister's wife Rosmah Mansor to return a 22-carat pink diamond necklace set allegedly bought with siphoned 1MDB funds continued today, with the focus on fugitive Malaysian billionaire Low Taek Jho.

Gopal Sri Ram told the High Court in Kuala Lumpur that he wanted to cross-examine the Penang born businessperson on whether he truly appointed Francis Ng Aik Guan to be his lawyer.

This follows questions arising from Jho Low's affidavit, in which the businessperson affirmed in Hong Kong that he had appointed Ng.

Sri Ram, a former Federal Court judge, pointed out that the affidavit and also the notice of appearance contained neither Jho Low's Malaysian identity card number nor his Hong Kong address...

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