The Borneo Post (Sabah)

Police to question producer, actors in video promoting online gambling


KUALA LUMPUR: The police will be calling in the producer and actors suspected to be involved in the viral video promoting online gambling.

Deputy Inspector-General of Police Datuk Seri Acryl Sani Abdullah Sani said the content of the video was clearly against the law.

He said the police investigat­ions would focus more on the producer and actors who starred in the video.

"We will identify them and they will be called in to give their statement on the matter," he said in a statement on Friday.

Acryl Sani said Bukit Aman Criminal Investigat­ion Department has lodged a report to investigat­e the origin of this video.

He said the Communicat­ions and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) would also be contacted to assist in the investigat­ion, adding that the case would be investigat­ed under Section 504 of the Penal Code and Section 4 (1) (g) of the Open Gambling House Act.

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