KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar Â has denied that the Bank Negara governor was being investigated by police over the 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) issue.
“Not by us,” Khalid told reporters when â€Žhe was asked whether â€ŽTan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz was being probed by police over the matter.
Khalid said this during a press conference at the Royal Malaysia College here, Thursday.
Earlier, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) denied rumours circulating in local media and financial markets that Zeti had resigned.
When asked to comment on the rumour, a central bank spokesman said: “This is not true,” according to Reuters.
When contacted by The Star, a BNM spokesman also denied that Zeti, 67, suffered a heart attack.
“She is fine and came to work as usual,â€ added the spokesman.