PETALING JAYA – Information circulating on-line that RM1 million (S$337,433) in money was discovered on board the posh yacht Equanimity is fake, Indonesian police have mentioned.
In a report by Indonesian portal Jawapos.com, Indonesia’s Central Police Division deputy director of financial and particular crimes Daniel Silitonga mentioned that the there was no cash discovered on the yacht.
“I used to be the one who was main the search on the ship. We did not discover any cash on board,” he advised the portal.
He added that the one doc police discovered was the crew and passengers’ register.
Equanimity was seized off Bali by Indonesian authorities on Feb 28.
The yacht was needed as a part of the US Division of Justice’s (DoJ) investigation of 1Malaysia Improvement Bhd.
Following the seizure, a spokesperson for Low Taek Jho, a.ok.a. Jho Low, named as a key determine in US lawsuits, mentioned the DoJ has stayed asset forfeiture proceedings on this case and has nonetheless not taken any steps to show that any impropriety has occurred.
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