KUALA LUMPUR — A former Telekom Malaysia Berhad (TMB) employee was charged in the Sessions Court here today with 54 counts of falsifying documents for claims on cable repair amounting to RM4.7 million between 2016 and 2017.
However, Mohd Faizal Abdul Halim, 36, who is now a trader, pleaded not guilty to all the charges before judge Azura Alwi.
For all the charges, he was charged as an agent of TMB, who was then the assistant technical officer at the Anggerik External Network Zone (ENZ) Unit , Bandar Tun Razak, with falsifying documents on Maintenance Order (MO) for cable repair , involving a total sum of RM4.7 million, with intention to deceive for TMB assistant managers.
The MO allegedly contained false information for work which actually did not exist.
Mohd Faizal was charged with committing the offence at Telekom Malaysia Logistik Cheras here between January 2016 and March 2017.
The charges were made under Section 18 of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Act.
The court allowed Mohd Faizal bail of RM300,000 with two sureties and also for him to surrender his passport, as well as to report himself at the nearest MACC office once a month.
The court set March 14 for mention.
Deputy public prosecutor from MACC S.Thangavelu prosecuted, while Mohd Faizal was represented by lawyer K. F. Wong. – BERNAMA