Malaysia police probing plot to topple govt

KUALA LUMPUR - Three police reports have been lodged over the statement issued by the Deputy Prime Minister regarding a senior Umno leader's attempt to topple the government.

Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar (pic) said police would investigate the reports lodged.

"We will not intervene in internal matters of political parties.

"We will take action if we discover any elements that are not in accordance to the constitution," he said in Bukit Aman on Monday. He added that the reports were classified under Section 124 of the Penal Code for detrimental to parliamentary democracy.