KUALA LUMPUR, July 22 – Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua has been barred from leaving the country today was announced short while ago,” a statement issued by DAP HQ is disclosed. Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua say the orders to bar him from leaving the country “came from above”, DAP Petaling Jaya Utara MP Tony Pua has said.
Pua, who is a fierce critic of 1MDB, was stopped by Immigration officers when he was leaving from KLIA2 for Yogyakarta, Indonesia. They stopped me and told me I can’t go aboard. They said the instructions came ‘from above’. No reasons were given why I was prevented from leaving,” he said. He has called for a press conference at the Opposition party’s headquarters in Jalan Yew, off Jalan Pudu.