KUALA LUMPUR: The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) today asked the authorities to investigate former 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) chief executive officer Datuk Shahrol Azral Ibrahim Halmi and other relevant officials.
In the 1MDB Governance Management Control Report released in the Dewan Rakyat today, the PAC said Shahrol Azral must take responsibility for the government-owned strategic investment company’s weaknesses and shortcomings.
On Nov 25 and Nov 30, 2015, Shahrol Azral was called by PAC to brief and provide it with an explanation.
Meanwhile, in a statement also issued today, PAC chairman Datuk Hasan Arifin said it was imperative for the authorities to carry out further investigations and take action should they discover any wrongdoing.
PAC, in the report, further recommended for the 1MDB Advisory Board to be abolished.