KUALA LUMPUR, 29 Sept 2008: The Umno disciplinary board has suspended the membership of nine Umno members after finding them guilty of political corruption and sabotaging the party.
In a statement, the board’s chairman, Tan Sri Tengku Ahmad Rithauddeen Tengku Ismail said another member was given a warning.
He said the suspension was for a period of three years or one term, effective 22 Sept.
He said the decision was made at the board’s meeting from 22 to 24 Sept.
The 10 were from Kota Tinggi, Rantau Panjang and Tanah Merah divisions, he added. — Bernama