KUALA LUMPUR: A fire broke out in the Royal Malaysia Police Headquarters at Bukit Aman in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday (Jul 29).
The fire was reported to have broken out at the 10th storey of the Malaysian police headquarters’ Tower 2. Malaysian national police chief Khalid Abu Bakar said on his Twitter account that the fire was extinguished with no reported casualties, and that the cause was being investigated.
The Royal Malaysia Police is part of the Special Task Force investigating the allegations of misappropriation of funds from state-owned development company 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB) by Prime Minister Najib Razak.
Both Najib and 1MDB have repeatedly denied any wrongdoing.