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Hulu Sungai Tengah regent arrested for alleged bribery

  • Gemma Holliani Cahya

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, January 6 2018 | 12:54 am

PREMIUM Graft busters are starting the year off with handcuffs at the ready.

The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) arrested on Thursday Abdul Latif, the regent of Hulu Sungai Tengah regency in South Kalimantan, in its first sting this year.

Abdul was apprehended in Banjarbaru, South Kalimantan for allegedly accepting bribes related to the construction of a region-owned hospital.