Village Chief Reported to Police
SINGARAJA ~ Head of Pegayaman village, Buleleng, was accused by villagers of embezzling government funds meant for the poor, an official said.
Buleleng Police spokesman I Made Sudirsa said Asgor Ali was reported to police by villager Mohammad Ma’afi last Tuesday.
According to Ma’afi, Ali had been taking part of a rice and cash allowance given to villagers in need of assistance.
“We are not sure what category of case we are dealing with yet. We are still investigating,” Sudirsa said.Filed under: The Island