|Wednesday, 17 October 2012 09:48|
PETALING JAYA: The police force spent more than RM6.25 billion last year, about RM430 million more than it was allocated.
According to the 2011 Auditor-General’s report, wages and expenses that came with keeping the peace during by-elections and demonstrations added to this amount.The report said: "The additional expenditure amounting to RM430 million was due to insufficient allocations… emoluments and spending on operational tasks during by-elections and Ops Bersih 2.0."
It did not detail the exact figures relating to this increase.
- Free Malaysia Today