Ambrin 'insulted' Arul Kanda allowed to review his audit report

Hidir Reduan Abdul Rashid

Modified 10 Aug 2020, 7:33 am

AUDIT REPORT TRIAL | Former auditor-general Ambrin Buang (above) said it was insulting that 1MDB was allowed by the government to review the National Audit Department's (NAD) report on the company, page by page, before it was published.

"I find it insulting for that the auditee (1MDB) is given the honour to review my report, page by page, paragraph by paragraph, so whatever opinion we expressed in the report will be removed.

"I was told to keep my opinion to myself. Write a book how could I be happy," he said while under cross-examination by lead defence counsel Muhammad Shafee Abdullah during former prime minister Najib Abdul Razak's 1MDB audit tampering trial...

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