KANGAR: Police have identified the individual responsible for rumours about the presence of Abu Sayyaf suicide bombers in Kuala Lumpur and Sabah, which went viral on social media.
Internal Security and Public Order director Datuk Muhammad Fuad Abu Zarim said the individual, a low ranking policeman in Sabah, would be hauled up soon over the matter.
“I will be going to Sabah next week to be updated on the case and I hope it can be settled as soon as possible,” he told reporters after attending a Pingat Jasa Pahlawan Negara (PJPN) presentation ceremony at the Perlis police headquarters her today.
At the ceremony, Raja Muda Perlis Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Jamalullail
presented the prestigious medal to 92 former policemen.
Mohd Fuad also police presence in the federal capital being beefed up from
4,000 men to 7,000 men due to the ASEAN Summit was because the terrorist attacks
in Paris and not the rumours (on Abu Sayyaf suicide bombers) going viral.- BERNAMA