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Sacked Singaporean legal officer in 1MDB probe thanks Malaysia for not revoking her PR

Swiss authorities said on Wednesday they had frozen funds in Swiss banks amid a probe into people linked to Malaysia's troubled state investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), on suspicion of corruption and money laundering.

[PETALING JAYA] The legal officer involved in the probe into 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) has not had her Malaysian permanent residency revoked.

In a statement on Thursday, Jessica Gurmeet Kaur expressed her gratefulness to Immigration director-general Datuk Mustafa Ibrahim for confirming that her PR status was not revoked. "I would like to thank my lawyers for their relentless efforts for my cause. I further request the media to respect my privacy so that I can move on peacefully with my life," she said.

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