KUALA LUMPUR – The Supreme Council of UMNO had issued six demands to the new Cabinet of Prime Minister, Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
According to its President Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi, the six demands were made to ensure that the aspirations of the people are met while protecting the interests of the religion and country.
Among the demands include for the Perikatan Nasional (PN) to set-up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) into accusations of wrongdoing and embezzlement involving Barisan Nasional (BN) over its handling of Tabung Haji funds.
The PN also demanded for re-evaluation of all decisions on selling the national strategic assets which include its agencies such as Tabung Haji, Khazanah Nasional, Armed Forces Fund Board (LTAT) and all government-linked companies (GLCs)
“To fulfil the real principles of the Rule of Law, UMNO urge to reopen embezzlement cases halted by the PH government such as the bribery scandal on the underwater tunnel and 3 highways involving DAP leaders worth RM6.3 billion.
“Fourth, to speed up the investigation and prosecution on those who were implicated with the brutal murder of firefighter, Allahyarham Adib,” said Ahmad Zahid in a statement after chairing the UMNO Supreme Council Meeting today.
Meanwhile, UMNO also urged the government to cancel the agenda of the PH government in setting up the Independent Police Complaints and Misconduct Commission (IPCMC).
Lastly, UMNO also urged the government to freeze the decision to terminate all contract government servants, policy on reducing civil servants and to re-evaluate policies to ensure the welfare of the civil servants. -MalaysiaGazette