KUALA LUMPUR, May 14 2018 : Tan Sri Dzulkifli Ahmad today resigned as the chief commissioner of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC).
A source said his resignation letter was submitted to Chief Secretary to the Government Tan Sri Dr Ali Hamsa this morning.
Dzulkifli was appointed as the chief commissioner of MACC effective Aug 1, 2016 and his term of office was until July 31, 2021.
He replaced Tan Sri Dr Abu Kassim Mohamed, whose service had ended.
Meanwhile, security control at the MACC headquarters at Precinct 7, Putrajaya is being tightened today.
A media survey at the building in the morning revealed that every vehicle entering or leaving the premises was thoroughly checked.
The bonnet of every vehicle was also opened for inspection.
According to a source, the procedure was conducted on the directive of the MACC top management to ensure no confidential documents were being taken out without legitimate authority. – Bernama