Jakarta: Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigators are set to examine Medan City Government regional secretary Wiriya Al Rahman. Wiriya will be questioned as a wintness in a bribery case involving Medan Mayor Tengku Dzulmi Eldin.
"Examined as a witness for the suspect," KPK spokesman Febri Diansyah said on Tuesday, October 29, 2019.
The KPK also summoned Medan City Administration's Protocol Sub-division staff member Uli Arta Simanjuntak, Tengku's assistant Muhamad Arbi Utama and three other local government employees.
"They were questioned as witnesses for the suspect," Febri said.
Tengku allegedly asked Medan City Public Works Agency Head Isa Ansyari to cover excess funds for his official travel to Japan. Tengku also asked Medan City Administration's Protocol Sub-Division head Syamsul Fitri Siregar to resolve the issue.
Tengku allegedly received money from Isa several times. The money was given due to Isa's appointment as Medan City Public Works Agency head.