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What's in the Putrajaya 'safe houses'? 40 luxury hand bags

PETALING JAYA (June 12): Police had seized 40 luxury hand bags from two houses in Putrajaya yesterday as part of investigations into former Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak and 1Malaysia Development Bhd, reported the New Straits Times.

Officers from the Federal Commercial Crime Investigation Department (CCID) had seized the bags from the homes in Precinct 10 and Precinct 11.

The 2-storey bungalow in Precinct 10 is registered under the Prime Minister Department’s Property and Land Management Division as government quarters.

It was previously occupied by Najib’s former private secretary Tan Sri Mohd Shukry Salleh.

He said he had lived at the house from 2009 to 2016 while working for the Prime Minister’s Office and retired in 2016 due to health reasons.

Yesterday, The Malaysian Insight reported that CCID director Datuk Seri Amar Singh Ishar Singh had confirmed that the officers conducted the raid under the Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities Act 2001.

These raids are the latest on properties linked to the former premier and Pekan MP.

Last month, his home at Jalan Langgak Duta and units within luxury apartments Pavilion Suites at Bukit Bintang, Kuala Lumpur, were also searched by police.

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