Tuesday, June 21, 2005

"Big Fish Hauled Up"

BIG FISH HAULED UP

Zubaidah Abu Bakar; Hamidah Atan
New Straits Times
06-21-2005
BIG FISH HAULED UP (HL)
Byline: Zubaidah Abu Bakar; Hamidah Atan
Edition: Main/Lifestyle

KUALA LUMPUR, Mon. - Several top-ranking Umno officials will appear

before the party's disciplinary board this week to answer charges of
vote-buying in last year's party polls.

The politicians, including some who had contested the three

vice-presidents' posts, have been sent show-cause letters to attend the

inquiry on Thursday and Friday, party sources said today.

Members of the disciplinary board and the officials refused to comment

on this development.

However, sources said that at least seven people, some of them elected

to the ...