KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 23): The investigating officer (IO) probing the misappropriation of funds belonging to SRC International Sdn Bhd yesterday indicated that former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had more of an interest in the matter than businessman Low Taek Jho.

Cross-examined by Najib’s counsel Harvinderjit Singh who was trying to pin the blame on the missing funds solely on the Penang born businessman better known as Jho Low, Senior Assistant Commissioner with the Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) Rosli Hussain stressed that it was the former premier that had an interest in SRC’s funds.

The 57th prosecution witness  did not budge in his view in both the morning and afternoon sessions despite Harvinderjit’s insistence that it was Jho Low and his associates who are responsible for the misappropriated funds.

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