Pro-democracy movement demanding Prime Minister Najib Razak retreated, following reports that he received US $ 700 million in his personal account of the institution of government-owned investment funds, 1MDB.

The protesters gathered in the Malaysian capital to attend the two-day demonstration demanding the resignation of the prime minister who faces serious charges of corruption.

Clean, civil society leading the country, demanding Najib Razak resign, following reports that he received US $ 700 million in his personal account of the institution of government-owned investment funds, 1MDB.

The government has blocked access to the Net page and declared the meeting at the Merdeka Square, Kuala Lumpur illegal because the activists did not get permission to hold the rally there. Authorities also banned the use of the yellow jersey that characterizes the Net and the logo of the group.

The Government has tightened security ahead of the demonstrations that took place from this Saturday.

Source: VOAindonesia