Fraud: Perumal trial delayed

2008-12-02 00:00

The trial of Msunduzi municipal official Kevin Perumal (42) is due to be heard in the Pietermaritzburg Regional Court between March 9 and 13 next year.

Perumal is facing fraud charges relating to alleged abuse of travel and subsistence claims to the tune of R29 000.

He was arrested and charged late last year by the Scorpions.

The trial was expected to start yesterday, but was delayed pending the finalisation of internal disciplinary procedures.

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