Malaysia bans series of ex-officials from leaving hinh anh 1Former Inspector General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar  (Source: AFP/VNA)

Kuala Lumpur (VNA) – Malaysia on May 16 announced a list of ex-officials who are banned from leaving the country, including former Inspector General of Police Khalid Abu Bakar.

Also in the list are Attorney General Mohamed Apandi Ali, former Treasury Secretary-General Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah and former Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) Chief Dzulkifli Ahmad.

According to the News Strait Times newspaper, Mohamed Apandi Ali is said to take a 30-day leave while Mohd Irwan has been transferred from the Ministry of Finance to the Public Service Department.

Dzulkifli resigned his post as MACC chief and was reported for duty at the Attorney-General’s Chambers on May 15.

Earlier on May 12, Malaysia's Immigration Department said former Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak and his wife Rosmah Mansor were banned from leaving the country.-VNA